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Celebrated filmmaker Raul Ruiz (Genealogies of a Crime, The Golden Boat) directs this surreal drama based on the southern Chilean island of Chilo's myth of "Caleuche", or "The Ship of the Dead." A sailor spins fantastical yarns of far-off brothels, opium dens and more in far-off locales for a young boy who has just committed murder. In French with English subtitles.   Raul Ruiz---France---1982---117 mins.