Killing for Culture: Death Film from Mondo to Snuff
Autor: David Kerekes / David Slater
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Creation Books; Revised edition (January 1996)
Definitive investigation into that controversial and inflammatory of all urban myths: the "snuff" movie. Including: Feature film, Mondo film, Death film, and a comprehensive filmography and index. Illustrated by rare and stunning photographs from cinema, documentary and real life, Killing for Culture is a necessary book which examines and questions the human obsession with images of violence, dismemberment and death, and the way our society is coping with an increased profusion of these disturbing yet compelling images from all quarters.