FOLIE Á PLUSIEURS: THE LOBSTER

Inspired by moments in the film by Yorgos Lanthimos

00:20:00 - 00:24:00 // 01:32:58 - 01:37:56

THE SCENT 

TOP NOTES SOCIETY RESORTS - COUPLES ONLY, LUXURY TURNED DESTITUTE, CIVILIZED TURNED PRIMITIVE, THE HUNTER BECOMES THE PREY 

HEART NOTES GREEN NOTES, MUGUET DU BOIS, CYPRIOL, LEAFY NOTES, COLD WATERY, CEDAR WOOD, ESCAPED TO THE WILD, CAMOUFLAGE IS THE NEW SUIT, ANTI - IS THE NEW SEX, IN THE FOREST, CHASING DOWN HER RABBIT HOLE

FOUNDATION NOTES MYRRIE, ARNICA, FENUGREC, ANIMAL NOTES, SMELL OF HUMUS, MOOS, DIGGING A GRAVE. LOVE IS BLIND. 

THE FILM

The Lobster reveals the story of a society, very close to our own, but with an evolved perspective on the requirements of love and the union of couples. This surreal world takes us on journey through a bilious color palette; where humans who can't couple up are turned into animals. A wickedly funny protest against imposed societal guidelines and preference for relationships, that escalates its own sly logic into a love story of profound tenderness and originality. 

"The cinema photography inspired me to render a scenery, landscape and feeling of a couple isolated in a forrest. A location where two people are restricted to love, yet fall in love. In the coldness; WIND, DAMP WOOD, LAKE and FORREST LEAVES they find warmth. In the danger and darkness; the ANIMAL and BLOODY undertones they find COMFORT and LIGHT. This is a fragrance that is ultimately HERBAL, GREEN, WET, DARK, ANIMAL and WOODY, and twisted with a bouquet of WILD FLOWERS to represent the society they left, the new one they found and will soon leave again..." - Mark Buxton 

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