Director David Cronenberg has never not been weird. After all, this is the filmmaker who brought us
This one-minute short showcases the elder Cronenberg, walking into a room and finding an extremely realistic-looking dummy in a bed. One designed to resemble his own recently deceased corpse. He kisses himself on the head, and then snuggles up with his own dead body. You can view the short right here. Access to the new short film is being auctioned off via SuperRare.
We’re not sure what’s more disturbing, the fact that David Cronenberg made this movie in the first place, or that his own daughter had to help out with a movie about one of her parent’s dead body. According to the official description, the film “explores mortality, surrealism, and the metamorphosis of life and death.” It’s definitely compelling to watch, we’ll say that much.
Luckily for us, David Cronenberg is still kickin’ and making films. In fact, he’s directing his first feature in seven years,