Cinematic shot of Judith beheading Holofernes

i did not know about this version!
the treatment of this violent subject in art is very interesting.

many of the paintings that depict it are disturbing. Some are even too horrible to be a film shot.

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and the rest:

artemisia_gentileschi_-_giuditta_decapita_oloferne_-_google_art_project
Artemisia Gentileschi

 

1280px-Judith_Beheading_Holofernes-Caravaggio_(c.1598-9)
CARAVAGGIO
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JOHANN LISS
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Trophime_Bigot

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