nocturnalduck has written 1 review for films during 2018.

  • Mountains May Depart

    Mountains May Depart

    ★★★★★

    the artifice of a society cannibalizing its own culture in the pursuit of modern western hypercapitalism, represented by the narratological genre trappings of classical melodrama. the inability to emote, whether it be inwardly or outwardly, in a society whose ever evolving culture and mindset is coming from artifacts and products from half a world away. hopes and dreams amist a society where the political and personal become one. the proletarian lifestyle dissolves but the attitudes behind it remain: commodification of…