pretending like i know something about movies by calling them films
I don't know where I end and Delphine begins.
There are so many aspects of myself and my life that I have never seen expressed on film this way: from tiny details like both being Capricorns or getting seasick easily, to larger components of the plot like taking isolated walks in foreign cities that lead to an overwhelming sense of loneliness. I felt myself getting frustrated with Delphine, maybe because we are so similar to the point where I'd rather…
Yi Yi finally provided me with an ensemble film where I cared about every character and storyline. I became completely engulfed in the comedy and tragedy that surrounded the Jian family.
As the credits rolled and I made my way home from the theater there was a lingering feeling, an almost yearning for memories from my past and memories I have yet to create. A dissatisfaction with my current life but comfort in the solidarity the characters awarded me. So…