Five Nights at Satoshi Kon’s: Conclusion

Well, friends, it’s been an interesting five nights, and all thanks to our host, Mr Satoshi Kon. Read More


Five Nights at Satoshi Kon’s: Tokyo Godfathers

I was quite apprehensiveexcited for this one. Apprehensive: I was unwilling to watch another film in the vein of Millennium Actress, in that it merely did the thingĀ the other thing did again, while adding minor points that, while important, didn’t save the sameness of the film overall. Excited: I was definitely aware that this was the film that differed in tone and subject matter, and was certainly looking forward to a film that would apply Kon’s skills to something different, yet perfectly conducive to comedy through the detail of his art. So I was absolutely on board with the film, despite a fear of burning out on Kon’s style.Ā  Read More