favs are movies on my mind. recent inspirations.
Still don't get how a movie was made for me this much. Need to stop thinking about myself so much. That self-centeredness and neuroticism is what gets people like me and Greg killed in the end. And I also have to stop denying the present. I love myself but I hate me.
"It's our human duty to enjoy life."
My first Kurosawa has left me astounded. Ikiru - meaning 'To Live' - successfully crushes that ever-so-reputable challenge in making the audience think about life yet still remain as an artistic escape for them. It made me think about my future and my past, it made me think about family and friends, it made me think about you - it didn't once make me think about the year this was made; Ikiru never…
Due to its classification of 18 in the UK I had to sneak into the screening, which sure was an exciting welcome back to the theatre - I haven't been for a while, but will be making it a regular thing from now on - nearly getting caught only added to the excitement.
When I realised it worked, and was sitting down watching the trailers that come before, I was even more ready to see this...and wow. This. Midsommar.…