Proteus: A Nineteenth Century Vision (2004)
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Grounded by the stark physicality of the location and the emotional charge generated by those prison-bound passions (Jean Genet would have approved).
Involving and affecting even if it is not completely coherent or fully realized.
Carries an air of forced-wit experimentation that never quite gets its anachronisms in order.
Clearly attempting to make the story relevant for contemporary times, they use a variety of stylistic devices that serves to have the opposite effect, distancing us from a story that might have been far more compelling if rendered in a direct fashion.
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