In The Aftermath Blu-RayReleased In : United Kingdom
A Horrifying Vision of Man's Worst Nightmare.
Following in the footsteps of Francis Ford Coppola and Peter Bogdanovich, Roger Corman protégé Carl Colpaert (The Crew) made his directorial debut by combining repurposed excerpts from a foreign film – in this case, Mamoru Oshii’s (Ghost In The Shell) spellbinding 1985 anime Angel’s Egg – with new live action footage shot in America. The result is In The Aftermath, a haunting post-apocalyptic vision like no other.
In a radiation-soaked wasteland, two surviving soldiers, Frank and Goose, search for essential supplies amid the rubble. After a violent confrontation, Frank is haunted by visions of an angelic young girl holding a giant egg, herself a refugee from another world altogether. Could the egg be the key to saving both their worlds?
A unique mash-up of 1980s B-movie nuclear paranoia and hauntingly lyrical animation, In The Aftermath is presented in a stunning new restoration that highlights Oshii’s visionary genius and Colpaert’s low-budget ingenuity.
Actors: Tony Markes, Rainbow Dolan, Kenneth McCabe
Director: Carl Colpaert
Special Features: The Path to Aftermath, Apocalypse Then, Before The Aftermath: The Influence of Angel's Egg, Still and Poster Gallery
Release Year: 1988
Label: Arrow Video
Region Coding: Region B
Subtitles: English SDH
Case Type: Blu-Ray Case
Run Time: 72 mins
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Video Format: PAL