SEBASTIANE is a 1976 Latin-language British historical thriller film
written and directed by
Derek Jarman and Paul Humfress. It portrays
the events of the life of
* 1 Plot * 2 Cast * 3 Reception * 4 See also * 5 References * 6 External links
In the fourth century CE,
* Barney James as Severus * Neil Kennedy as Maximus * Leonardo Treviglio as Sebastian * Richard Warwick as Justin * Donald Dunham as Claudius * Daevid Finbar as Julian * Ken Hicks as Adrian * Lindsay Kemp as Dancer * Steffano Massari as Marius * Janusz Romanov as Anthony * Gerald Incandela as Leopard Boy * Robert Medley as Emperor Diocletian
The Emperor's guests included such notables as Peter Hinwood , Nell Campbell , and Patricia Quinn (all of Rocky Horror fame), Jordan , Philip Sayer , Charlotte Barnes, Nicholas de Jongh , Duggie Fields , Christopher Hobbs , Andrew Logan , and Johnny Rozsa .
Margaret Walters, author of The Nude Male, commented that Sebastiane, "where male nudes in various stages of ecstacy positively littered the screen", was "successfully aimed at a very specialized homosexual audience."
* ^ "SEBASTIANE (X)". British Board of Film Classification . 13 September 1976. Retrieved 27 December 2014. * ^ Walters, Margaret (1978). The Nude Male: A New Perspective. London: Paddington Press. p. 299. ISBN 0 7092 0871 5 .
* Audio recording of Derek Jarman interviewed by Ken Campbell at the ICA, London, 7 February