can you feel your mind shifting?
there is something fishy ab the way this movie handles it’s sex scenes. which really didn’t occur to me until the second one (that i think is honestly unnecessary) the explicitness and unironic male gaze was too much to bear. especially bc of the context of the film... defense against patriarchal structures..
but ! literally everything else ab this movie is brilliant. i really really enjoyed it. badass lesbians <3<3
after many months of anticipation ! i had to use my water breathing techniques to keep me from crying. the first half was great ! the dream sequence >>> !
i just really wish i could say the same ab the rest of it.
there was a lot of nothing (??) don’t get me wrong this anime is beautiful, but the movie was questionable. the pacing was weird and the story was underdeveloped. it dragged hard and was forcing tears the…
“how happy is the blameless vestal's lot! the world forgetting, by the world forgot. eternal sunshine of the spotless mind! each prayer accepted, and each wish resigned”
kaufman’s screenplay is unmatched. this movie has a special place in my <3 which my sister has now broken. i watched it w her and she called it boring. i shall now erase her from my memory.