Helter Skelter and its psychedelic illustration of reality

Awashed in a myriad of colors, Helter Skelter depicts the descent into madness of a beautiful woman as she struggles to maintain her deteriorating mental health while keeping to the image she desperately tries to preserve. Mika Ninagawa, who not only is the director of this film but also a photographer known for her colorful and varied style of photography, paints a twisted and relentless story that critiques the industry of Japan through a celebrity’s fall from grace.

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