Tagged with Surreal Films

Review: Reality, 2015, dir. Quentin Dupieux

Review: Reality, 2015, dir. Quentin Dupieux


“If a viewer can expect anything from a Quentin Dupieux film titled Reality, it’s willful surrealism. Reality and reality pass each other like two ships in the night, and one of those ships is an impish gallimaufry stitched together from bits and pieces of Magnolia, Holy Motors,Inception, Hitoshi Matsumoto’s oeuvre, and the vast canon of … Continue reading

Review: R100, 2015, dir. Hitoshi Matsumoto

Review: R100, 2015, dir. Hitoshi Matsumoto


“In R100, Takafumi Katayama (Nao Ōmori), a workaholic father burdened by loneliness over his wife’s catatonic state, decides to sign up for a one-year contract with a gentleman’s bondage club. Membership comes with a few decidedly inconvenient stipulations; most notably, he must live all 365 days in constant anxiety over where, and when, he might … Continue reading