Ride Your Wave (Kimi to, nami ni noretara) Anime Review

Ride Your Wave (Kimi to, nami ni noretara) Japan (2019) Dir. Masaaki Yuasa Having a passion is great; finding someone to share it with isn’t always easy. If you do then you are very lucky, others struggle to persuade their partners even to care about their passions, let alone sharing it with them. But maybe … Continue reading Ride Your Wave (Kimi to, nami ni noretara) Anime Review

Lu Over The Wall (Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta)

Lu Over The Wall (Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta) Japan (2017) Dir. Masaaki Yuasa I suppose if you’re going to riff on someone else’s work you may as well copy the best, which Masaaki Yuasa has done in aping Miyazaki’s Ponyo for Lu Over The Wall but has put his unique spin on it that … Continue reading Lu Over The Wall (Yoake tsugeru Rû no uta)

The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl (Yoru wa mijikashi aruke yo otome)

The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl (Yoru wa mijikashi aruke yo otome) Japan (2017) Dir. Masaaki Yuasa Time is a funny thing. It can make moments in life seem either mind numbingly endless or disappointingly short. Conversely, we could suffer a brief instance of misery or a lifetime of happiness within a singular period. … Continue reading The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl (Yoru wa mijikashi aruke yo otome)