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Roger The Rat

2020 (South Africa) - Roger Ballen & Justin Elgie - Arthouse / Bizarre / Debut Film / Experimental / Fantasy / Live Action / Magical Realism / Narrative Fiction / Noir / Short Film

What does the human psyche consist of, and what hidden forces shape who we are? Roger the Rat, an archetypal persona who is part human, part rat lives an isolated life outside of mainstream society, and will remain embedded in your mind. Throughout his career, Roger Ballen has pursued a singular artistic goal: to give expression to the human psyche and visually explore the hidden forces that shape us. This film accompanies his latest book.