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  • From Up on Poppy Hill

    From Up on Poppy Hill

    Ghibli films have such an ability to make me feel happy about life.
    They showcase such saturation of the simple pleasures in life; dicing lettuce, mopping floors, the fulfillment of simple expectations.
    To fully appreciate how difficult this type of animation is, just try to imagine how hard it would be to animate something as small as the movement of the skirt in this shot by hand:
    That would take me a month to get right, probably longer. And…

  • Another Round

    Another Round


    So good.
    More later.

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  • Boys State

    Boys State


    For anybody else that's wondering, I did the Math.
    René Otero 2040.

  • Thunder Road

    Thunder Road


    Yeah, I feel like I would have loved this movie a lot more if Chaplin hadn't made it about a dictator. Oh whoops, sorry, wrong movie, where am i?