Chun Aik

Chun Aik

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casual film watcher dreaming of one day becoming the filmmaker

Favorite films

  • Synecdoche, New York
  • 2046
  • Reality
  • Coherence

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  • 2046

    ★★★★★

  • Arsène Wenger: Invincible

    ★★★½

  • Chungking Express

    ★★★★★

  • God of Gamblers II

    ★★★½

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  • 2046

    2046

    ★★★★★

    It's 5.39am now and I'm going to bed.

    My only wish is to wake up in 2046.

  • Arsène Wenger: Invincible

    Arsène Wenger: Invincible

    ★★★½

    Watching this following a spirited display but extremely disappointing loss to Man C.... and gosh what a great man Wenger was, and what an incredible achievement the Invincibles was.

    Nothing particularly outstanding in the approach but to cover his time leading up to the Invincibles, from his eyes, and through the words of the players he brought up, was really something to watch. Always inspirational from his words and actions, Wenger was a wise person, a revolutionary, a bold person,…

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  • Blue Moon

    Blue Moon

    ★★★★½

    Back again after a week. A little disappointed that we're starting with Blue again, and that only the fourth and last parts switched if I'm not wrong. But aside from the chance for different permutations (which can be seen as gimmicky), the film was still about as enjoyable due to the beautiful moments and atmosphere that was crafted throughout, just like how we experience life. There is not much else to add, I can and I'd love to watch this…

  • Days

    Days

    ★★★★

    Finally watching Tsai Ming-liang for the first time and what an experience it was. Didn't what to expect as I wasn't familiar with his style at all except that he's an acclaimed filmmaker.

    The first shot already totally got me into the film. Genuine, mundane, calming, and beautiful. What followed was a series of similar still, long takes that interweave daily scenes of Kang and Non, never revealing more than it has to show us what is happening at the…