Brand Upon the Brain!
Running time 95 minutes
Directed by Guy Maddin
Written by Guy Maddin and George Toler
Starring Erik Maahs, Sullivan Brown, Gretchen Krich, Maya Lawson, Catharine Scharhorn
Guy Maddin’s Brand Upon the Brain!, from a screenplay by Mr. Maddin and George Toler, succeeds at one and the Read More
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