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A.k.a.
Pastoral Hide and Seek
Year
1974
Runtime
104 min.
Director
Shûji Terayama
Genres
Drama, Fantasy
Rating *
8.0
Votes *
688
Checks
241
Favs
49
Dislikes
3
Favs/checks
20.3% (1:5)
Favs/dislikes
16:1
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  1. Communicants's avatar

    Communicants

    This should be mandatory viewing. Terayama is a genius. 4 years 2 months ago
  2. greenhorg's avatar

    greenhorg

    A sibling of Fellini's Satyricon and Jodorowsky's Holy Mountain. Late 60s/early 70s = the craziest time in film history.

    Here's a torrent with english subtitles:

    http://tinyurl.com/kfzblnw
    4 years 4 months ago
  3. GodPepper's avatar

    GodPepper

    A story about how memory is an act of creation, how creating is an act of redemption, how truth doesn't inhabit nude matter but inhabits the self-consciousness of one's deep desires.

    Related quote: "In the 'Fleurs du mal', Baudelaire foresees the first step towards the revaluation of the temporal distance with past experiences. [...] But he doesn't care as much for that distance as he cares for the active work of revivification, of memory, of the effort that takes stirring the bunch of debris buried by time".

    Also, pay attention to what clocks mean in this movie. Enjoy it.
    2 years 4 months ago
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