my new comfort film <3
A Talking Cat!?! 2013
So I quite enjoyed this when I'd first seen it years ago, probably not too long after it came out, mostly as a lolcow but i thought it had a hint of genuine charm as well. Obviously the very low budget, lack of locations, excessive stock music, nearly non-existent stakes, probably shot on a DSLR, drunk Eric Roberts recording his lines into a tin can and of course the talking cat effect make it a prime candidate for mockery and…
The First Movie on the Internet: Volumes [A] [B] [C] [D] 2020
This shit killed me but Vengeance for the Dead awaits, and is occurring, and has long since passed.
I never really considered experimental film works from the early tape years but after seeing this I should really correct that. I get the feeling that Matsumoto really has a strong idea in place before shooting these pieces but nothing so rigid that there's no room to find stuff in the editing room. The concept is boldly defined but there's still fun and a whimsical freedom to the editing that really makes this enjoyable.