Nobody Gets Me, Nankurunaisa 〜everything will be all right〜, Genpatsu o Tometa Saiban-cho Soshite Genpatsu o Tomeru Nouka-tachi, Sora he Futatabi, Dynamite Soul Bambi, Itchan and Satchan, Japanese Film Trailers

Happy Weekend!

Burning Gangnam Apartment 2

I hope you are well.

This is the second part of a two-part trailer post. You can find the first part here.

This week, I recorded an episode of Heroic Purgatory and it covered Lee Chang-dong’s Burning (2018). I watched quite a few Japanese films with Louder!: Can’t Hear What You’re Singin’, Wimp! (2018) and Foreboding (2018). I also watched the Hong Sang-soo film Foreboding (2015).

Midway through the week we had the tragic news that director Masahiro Kobayashi had passed away earlier in the year (source). He is most famous for Bashing (2005), an Iraq-war themed film. I remember it being reviewed in BBC News and I have the US DVD release. Definitely need to check out more of his work.

The posts for this week covered the London Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival. I’ll cover a couple of more festivals soon.

What else was released this weekend?

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