European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022
European Film Festival Paris
from 17 to 31 March 2022

The Body and the Name

by Christina Ruloff

(Fiction, United Kingdom, 2020, 13', NB, OV) with Suzy Cooper and Richard Lynch

The Body and the Name

Mary lies in a morgue. Although dead, she contemplates her past and her relationship with her lover. Supervisor Doyle observes her body and explores the link between her body and her name.


Christina Ruloff
Christina Ruloff

Christina Ruloff is a graduate of the London Film School and lives in Zurich. Her short films Sleepaway (2017) and Olowe and I (2019) have been shown at festivals around the world. The Body and the Name is her second collaboration with Howard Barker.

Other movies: Competition Prix Sauvage Corto