writing this for my two friends who have seen this lol 😘
ok king of the tonal shift!!! this is an absolute masterful B-movie mess and classic Sion Sono.
if you haven’t seen any of his films, I highly recommend exploring his near constant output! I would start with Love Exposure personally, but it was great to see an earlier work.
?? spoilers i guess after here ???
the easy interpretation here is everyone is killing themselves bc social media/pop culture is 😔BAD😔, but it felt to me more about the disconnection that comes with loss of purity/innocence and how we spend the rest of our lives trying to reestablish that connection. Mass suicide reconnected them to a larger group…