took a while to fully focus cause i was very distracted by the majority of the film being shot in either my gf's mom's apartment or at least her apartment complex, but once i finally got used to it, it was pretty good!
Thief or Reality 2001
too much talking. boooo
looked cool but the talking was not very epic style it was not so cool
I don't think the somewhat poor reception this has recieved thus far from festival-goers and other reviewers on Letterboxd is a fair indicator of the film's actual quality. Rather, I think the film has just yet to be readily available to its intended audience. This is much more palatable to a net art crowd, and fans of the works of Alan Resnick, Jon Rafman, obscure futurist/cyberpunk anime like Malice@Doll, or the late career experimental works of Mamoru Oshii such as…
The moral panic and controversy surrounding this film and its content geared me up for a very aggressive, loud and transgressive experience a-la mother! (which to be fair I would've been totally down for as well), but what I witnessed once it started caught me off-guard pretty quickly with how much more genuinely tragic and filled with loneliness, quiet solitude and despair the film actually is. A far cry from the toxically misogynist screed a lot of reactionaries who haven't…