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  • Kagero-za
  • In the Realm of the Senses
  • Duelle
  • Querelle

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  • The Long Day Closes

    ★★★★★

  • Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

    ★★★★★

  • Organ

    ★★★½

  • Liquid Sky

    ★★★½

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  • Organ

    Organ

    ★★★½

    "Is it possible for something so cruel to be so beautiful?", asks the tagline. The fatal flaw of our existence is the exact same reason why it's such a special, particular anomaly of nature: it's corporeal, imprisoned in a carnal jail. The experience is painful and pleasurable in equal measure, it's full of vigor yet it's doomed to deteriorate and rot while our consciousness processes all of these extreme sensations; it's almost like punishment, but there's a certain beauty to…

  • Liquid Sky

    Liquid Sky

    ★★★½

    Loved this when it attempts to question the ultimate meaning of aesthetics and artifice, performance as a lifestyle and even sexuality by rejecting an essentialist, all-encompassing definition to those matters, instead favoring fluidity and self-expression (that monologue near the end!), and when it acknowledges that the scene from which it comes from, despite it being a community that advocates for diversity and freedom, is an art movement in decline due to the ridiculousness of its own excesses, threatened even further…

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  • Güeros

    Güeros

    ★★★★½

    HIZO LLORAR A BOB DYLAN

  • Güeros

    Güeros

    ★★★★½

    “¡Puto cine mexicano! Agarran unos pinches pordioseros y filman en blanco y negro y dicen que ya están haciendo cine de arte. Y los chingados directores, no conformes con la humillación de la Conquista, todavía van al Viejo Continente y le dicen a los críticos franceses que nuestro país no es más que un nido de marranos, rotos, diabéticos, agachados, ratoneros, fraudulentos, traicioneros, malacopa, putañeros, acomplejados y precoces.”