Jun 25, 2018
With a sparse soundtrack, and an ensemble of superb performers, Koji Fukada has fashioned a haunting film that is never quite a thriller despite leanings in that direction.
Mar 28, 2015
For those prepared for difficult material and subject matter it is a stylish, gripping example of fearless, maverick cinema.
Jun 5, 2015
If you just remember to bring a sense of humour, and wonder, you’ll be rewarded with what is easily one of the best Japanese films of the year.
Jun 15, 2015
‘Tokyo Zombie’ is more hit than miss in the comedy stakes and a welcome, and very Japanese, addition to the ever burgeoning zombie comedy genre.
Jun 22, 2015
An emotionally potent piece of work, ‘Vital’ tells a fractured, engaging story of obsessive love and controlled anguish, skilfully mixing past and present.
Jul 1, 2015
Kitano directs with his usual quirky measured style punctuating the narrative with his classic odd ball humour.