damien chazelle diehard.
writer at discussingfilm.
don't mind the bad takes
An outstretched hand disappears in the murky water, suspended particles of dirt and dust clouding a thin beam of light that spears the darkness ahead. All around, jagged stalactites hang from the ceiling, meeting their upward counterparts like an endless, toothy maw leading down a gullet of submerged stone. The encompassing tomb is complete and tight, squeezing against shoulders and clanging against oxygen tanks. Even then, the slightest of movements churn the bottom, stirring more cave muck into the water.…
A bold departure from many aspects of their typical style, TURNING RED is Pixar finally letting out their weird side!
With a unique depiction of cultural & familial relationships, this quirky coming-of-age story is a stylish, welcome reimagining of human-turned-animal parables.