"I'm a virgin. A virgin but a whore."
I guess that the day they gave the greenlight to this film went like this:
Place: Nikkatsu's Production Studio
Nikkatsu Executive #1
Good morning Mr. Sono! How are you today?
*Sono enters the meeting and sits. Then he lights up a cigarette*
Nikkatsu Executive #2
The reason why we have summoned you here today is because we want to produce your next feature film.
*Sono takes a long…
"Have you ever seen it? The far side of the moon?
The continuation of the dream you forgot about yesterday.
My possibilities. Your possibilities."
The Monogatari Series is in my opinion one of the greatest (if not the greatest) artistic achievement of the 21st century so far. What Japanese writer Nisio Isin (NisiOisiN) has created with this work is on par with what the likes of Shakespeare, Cervantes, Homer or Dante wrote in their respective generations and I'm not even…