Inspired by famed occultist Aleister Crowley’s 1923 novel of the same name, Agusti Villaronga’s film centers around an extraordinary 12-year-old who has been adopted by a treacherous scientific cult where extraordinary mental powers are common. He begins an archetypal journey across two continents to find his destiny as "Child of the Moon". Nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival. Winner of Best Original Screenplay and nominated for Best Film, Best Director, and Best Cinematography at the Goya Awards.
Cult Epics, 1989.; [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019.
Title from title frames.; Film; In Process Record.
Enrique Saldana, Lisa Gerrard, Maribel Martín
Originally produced by Cult Epics in 1989.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Villaronga, Agustí, film director.; Saldana, Enrique, actor.; Gerrard, Lisa, actor.; Martín, Maribel, actor.
Cult Epics (Firm), dst; Kanopy (Firm), dst