would watch 3.0+1.0 hour long cut
this has been playing on loop on my computer for the past like 8 hours (i did not spend that entire time just sitting there staring at it though)
watching the blazing flickering of the final third to the transcendental noise of 6g star from shizuka’s final concert (owari no nai yume) the first time today felt like heaven coming crashing down
“watching” the same pair again in bed while staring at the ceiling somehow made me appreciate both works…
Watched for the 6th time (over 24 hours!) last night/this morning coming down off a mushroom trip, wearing my own Sasori hat for the whole movie. Yū’s hat was actually way smaller than I remembered (and that kinda low-key bothered me this time through); I realized mine is fucking huge even in comparison to Meiko Kaji’s.
Now that I’ve accepted that I’m trans (I’m still not ready to come out irl but nobody who knows me irl follows me…
there probably isn't a single aspect of this film not worth the highest of praise but i just want to emphasize how perfect that title is right now
one of those titles like A Brighter Summer Day or As I Was Moving Ahead I Occasionally Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty that, even before having seen the film and long after (and there are certainly more I've yet to see/read), out of nowhere one day or one week or one month decides to…