Sunday, May 10, 2009

Shisha no sho

or "the book of the dead", an interesting Japanese puppet-animation (stop motion) film.
There is something strange about this film. I watched it over a period of 4-5 days while I was grading and such, and I was amazed by the mystery and level of art hidden in it. Very slow paced, but at the same time different (to me) from the European style of avant garde films.

IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0443232/

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