Bruce Tetsuya

Filmmaker & Photographer
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Favorite films

  • Maborosi
  • Seven Samurai
  • The Tree of Life
  • Spirited Away

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  • Pui Pui Molcar

    ★★★★★

  • Nope

    ★★★½

  • The Gray Man

    ★★★

  • The Mist

    ★½

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  • Pui Pui Molcar

    Pui Pui Molcar

    ★★★★★

    A goddamn joy to experience. Stunning animation, poignant yet simple storylines, and such cute character & sound design. What seems to be an adorable program for kids - Pui Pui Molcar is actually a powerful exploration of morality, friendship, autonomy, and a careful examination of all our places in society.

  • Nope

    Nope

    ★★★½

    Jordan Peele redeemed! Loved Get Out - super tight, effective, and memorable film with a message and a punch. Balanced comedy and horror and commentary perfectly. Us was a bit of a mess IMO, and I don't really have the desire to ever revisit it. Nope has reestablished my faith in JP.

    While overall not quite as poignant or cohesive as Get Out, it does in some ways surpass Peele's debut - mainly in overall cinematic weight. This movie uses…

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  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★★★½

    Wow. Fucking beautiful. So much better, and so much MORE than the trailers or marketing make it out to be. If you're going in for a goofy action movie, you're in for a treat... for the first half. There is a certain moment where EVERYTHING changes, and what has been a batshit crazy ride of a movie, turns into a barrage of emotional gut punches. Beyond the fact that this is probably the best depiction of the "multiverse" on film…

  • Spencer

    Spencer

    ★★★★★

    It's taken me 3 viewings to FULLY comprehend what a genuine masterpiece this is... First viewing at Telluride, I was overwhelmed - focused mainly on the centerpiece REVELATION of Kristen Stewart's performance. Second and best viewing, also at Telluride (free compliments of NEON + Larrain/Stewart Q&A), I was able to absorb more of the emotion - I felt the score much deeper, laughed at all the cute & wholesome moments, and bawled my fucking eyes out a handful of times. This…