Gyani Wasp

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Favorite films

  • Roma
  • Climax
  • The Holy Mountain
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day

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  • Long Play

  • Ponyo

    ★★★★★

  • Memoria

    ★★★★★

  • Party Central

    ★★½

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  • Don't Go Tellin' Your Momma

    Don't Go Tellin' Your Momma

    ★★★★★

    What an incredibly original structure for a film.

    I’m so inspired by the way Jones is able to blend non fiction interviews that are arguably the most beautiful talking heads I’ve ever seen with short elaborate micro scenes that evoke so much emotion. The interviews themselves are also so powerful with personal anecdotes and intellectual reflections that distill entire systems of oppression.

    Mama reminded me that I had shown them this film last year and talked about making a documentary…

  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★★★★

    Everything Everywhere All At Once is everything I hoped it would be and more which is astonishing because I actually had really high expectations going into it. 

    It arrives at a perfect moment in my life. I laughed, I cried, I loved it from start to finish.

    The stop motion rock scene reveals the truly absurd nature of what we were doing: watching as light particles dance across a screen in rapid succession to create the illusion of movement while shoveling…

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  • Long Play

    Long Play

    Good to see this after a long while especially after the failed screening on the common. I feel like I have had the space and time to let go a little more, and I can say that I’m ready to submit this to festivals. It’s time to let the baby go.

    Let’s subtitle this and officially release the first Yonic film, with all its flaws, imperfections and the friendships that we built.

    We really made this film together and I love it for the process more than anything else.

  • Ponyo

    Ponyo

    ★★★★★

    Why is there even a debate about Pixar vs Ghibli when the answer is so obvious.

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  • Helvetica

    Helvetica

    ★★★½

    I can’t believe I’m writing this in Helvetica.