Pompo the Cinephile

Pompo the Cinephile ★★

pompo the cinephile is like the wet dream of every incel who thinks he’s an auteur because he memorized the year every oscar winner came out and wrote a bad script that he tried pitching to someone during the Q&A of a film festival premiere.

it’s a movie about the film production student who has only ever actually watched like ten movies but acts like he knows everything about filmmaking and jesus christ does it go from charming to insufferable incredibly quickly. 

“films should be ninety minutes” says the films that spends approx half its ninety minute runtime focusing on someone sitting in front of a computer editing a movie and acting like the production system that exploits and exhausts its workers is great because THE MAGIC OF CINEMA✨

if you want to watch a very good anime (series, not film tho) about the art of moving images and how beauty but frustrating it can be to create them, i would wholeheartedly recommend KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF EIZOUKEN! instead of this