Artwork & original design by Santiago Caruso for the poster of the film THE CURSE OF STYRIA written and directed by Mauricio Chernovetzky & Mark Devendorf. [ The central figure is a reinterpretation of Jean Delville´ s “The Idol of Perversity” ]
Ink & scratch over plastered cardboard / 68 cm x 47 cm / 2014
About the filmInspired by Sheridan Le Fanu’s “Carmilla,” STYRIA tells the story of a fragile, lonely teenage girl named Lara, who crosses the Iron Curtain with her estranged father, and unknowingly returns to her ancestral home.In the outskirts of a strange and dark village called Styria, Lara meets Carmilla, a beautiful stranger who takes her on an obsessive, nightmarish journey of discovery, filled with an intoxicating sense of beauty and mystery.
Damn, I want to see this.