I hope you are well.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are live and it’s a case of so far so… alright? The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic disaster, IOC corruption, bigots in the organising committee and a conservative government cynically using “cool Japan” schtick aside, Google launched a cool JRPG to celebrate and there’s an anime which is listed below.
This week I’ve been marathoning the X-Files, watching six episodes a day. The show leaves Amazon Prime next week Friday, so I have my work cut out. I also have to watch a LOT of films because I will be covering the New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) via this blog and Heroic Purgatory!
This week, I posted the preview of Japanese films at NYAFF 2021 and also my review of Reiwa Uprising, a hopeful film which shows a world of better politics is possible if we can mobilise around core progressive values and engage with different communities.
What is released this weekend?
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