You are a shadow, wreathed in the judgment
of darkened cathedrals, bloodied rose gardens,
sacramental souls lying scattered on the floor.
And I, I am frightened by your scent
like opium, like rust in the rain.
Upstream Color (2013)
Director: Shane Carruth
Cinematographer: Shane Carruth
“I have to apologize. I was born with a disfigurement where my head is made of the same material as the sun.”
Illustrations for Macbeth (1880-90), Luc-Olivier Merson