52nd edition

Scratch Harry

Alex Matter

Fortnight 1969, Feature film,


Harry lives off his bisexual wife in an opulent townhouse. While his wife is in Europe, he takes up with a younger woman. Caught in the act by his wife’s early return, the girl and his wife end up in a torrid lesbian love scene. The distraught girl ends up committing suicide and Harry and his wife fight to the death. A guardian angel watches the action from above, and Harry faces his fate in the afterlife on judgment day in this amoral morality play.


Alex Matter