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Trailerama: The Sound of Insects – Record of a Mummy

March 26, 2009

A mummified body is found in a forest. A diary is found with the hunter’s body. Peter Liechti’s film recreates the visual, sound and sense impressions of the man’s final days. Think of it as Into the Wild with a hefty dose of Tarkovsky. The poetic results are based on a novella by the Japanese writer Shimada Masahiko.