***** fully down
*** pretty down
** not down
* fully not down
Out of everything I've done, this is the closest to being the kind of weird horror movie I really want to be making.
I'm happy to be sharing this in "remastered" form, with a few technical mistakes and sloppy last-minute decisions rectified. Its limitations are still present (the main being that I tried to do almost everything by myself), but I'm no longer embarrassed by it!
Watch it here:
This movie was real deep and symbolic. For example:
- The part where the dude pissed on a tree represents Ari Aster pissing on cinema.
- The part where a character is named "Ingmar" represents that Ari Aster went to film school.
- The part where the boyfriend steals the other guy's thesis represents Ari Aster stealing all of his ideas.
- The part where an "unclouded" boy writes a book by finger painting on it represents Ari Aster, writing…