AntiPorno (2016) Review

“The cinematographical lyricism – poetics by movement and poetics by the signifier – (…) masterly isolates the problematic nature of male sexual enjoyment and the hypocrite situation of a male-dominant society professing freedom.”

Love and Peace (2015) [review]

“This romantic, musical, comedy mixed with some kaiju goodness is as absurd as it gets, but it hits all the right emotional notes.” Introduction Love and peace follows the story of the timid and troubled Ryoichi (Hiroki Hasegawa), who once dreamed of becoming a punk rocker. Never being able to realize his dream, he became…

Japanese Movies to watch: trailer time (May) (Updated)

Hello, everybody. This is a new segment on the blog, that aims to inform people of upcoming Japanese movies. It may seem barebones as of now – only showing some trailers wthout much information, but expect this segment to come into full fruition the coming months. But without further ado, my personal selection of Japanese…