Paradise Lost (2020) Review

“Fukuma delivers a highly original exploration of the subject’s need to secure a place for himself to desire from.”

Short Movie Time: Tokyo Girl [PFF2019]

“Hashimoto offers a more clear analysis of the problems subjects have to cope with within contemporary society than most feature-length movies do in there entire run-time”

First Love (2019) Review

“Takashi Miike’s latest beautifully underlines that the only kind of violence worthy of humanity is a violence born out of love.”

Short Movie Time: Jujuba (2018)

“An evocative expression of subjectivity (…) that successfully reveals how beyond non-understanding subjects do define each other through the signifier/word.” 

Hydra (2019) review [JFFH 2019]

“Kensuke Sonomura’s entertaining action-noir narrative does convince us of the fact that he, if given a bigger budget and better technical equipment, could make cinematographical products far more entertaining and far more gripping.”