YOU CAN'T KEEP A GOOD SNAKE DOWN

by Masha GODOVANNAYA & Moira TIERNEY
2000 / 16mm / color / sound / 1S / 4' 00

For a long time Saint Patrick has been touted as the redemptor of Pagan Ireland: the man who rid the country of its snake population. We felt it was time the snakes got their due - YOU CAN'T KEEP A GOOD SNAKE DOWN redresses this historical imbalance. The All-Star cast includes Maria Montez, Jackie Chan and an assortment of noted Irish and British politicians. Scenes of harem and combat are set to the score of a medieval tarantella, or spider dance. It's all in the Eye of the Chameleon...

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distribution format 16mm
screen 1,37 - Standard (single screen)
speed 24 fps
sound optical sound
rental fee 20,00 €