I have kept at secret director Yasujirō Ozu. Not really, but it has taken long for me to write about the two films I saw of his, which I loved! Tokyo Story, I read the synopsis and felt for the story. Yet it seemed slow paced for me. It took me various tries to watch the whole film,… Read More Tokyo Story, 1953
Alright, I have been avoiding writing because I cannot seem to express well what the last few films I saw meant to me. Some were good, others bad-ish. Nonetheless, they have to be part of this blog. brb with them feelings for films.
About that Cronenberg, Saw his film, Scanners (1981). Blew me away. The acting can get a little awkward, there was this character in specific, but, no shitty acting could really take you from the whole picture. The story was interesting, maybe plain, but filled the gaps nicely. The ending, I wasn’t too sure what to… Read More
Martin Scorsese If I had known it was about Christianity trying to work its way through Japan I probably wouldn’t have watched it. But I did. And no regrets. Except maybe the ending. Still persistent to the idea that God is there, even through silence. And that’s something I couldn’t agree with. I liked the… Read More Silence (2016)
I’m really digging David Cronenberg !
This had me then it lost me mid way through the second act. Some dialogue on this film resonated in me, have I, too, been lost and blinded by love?
Federico Fellini, 1954 What a story! Watched, accepted, wanted more, then realized it was all coming to an end. This movie had me. The protagonist, a funny-naive woman bought to be the assistance and wife of a brutish circus strongman, puts herself out there as she tries to understand the part she plays in this… Read More La Strada