Saint shows the violent execution of St Sebastian. Combining both the bloody and pious aspects of catholic martyr legends, the film uncovers the sexual tinge of the beautiful tortured body. Simultaneously seductive and horrific...


Title Saint
Original language no dialogue
Status Completed
Category Shorts
Year 1996


Cast Olaf Nollen, Alex Van Stratum
Photography Vincent Bal
Editing Ewin Ryckaert

Technical specs

Running time film 11’
Release format 16mm
Sound format optical sound
Colour B/W


Supported by

FFV, Flemish Commission for Brussels


Special Jury Mention - Hamburg Schwul-Lesbische Filmtage, 1996

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Short info

Director Bavo Defurne
Producers Bavo Defurne, Karel Doïng
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