Sunday, March 27, 2011
Children Who Chase Lost Voices from Deep Below - Makoto Shinkai (2011)
The "next Miyazaki", Makoto Shinkai, returns with a new animated feature, "Children Who Chase Lost Voices from Deep Below". Asuna has a unique hobby -- listening to strange music that she picks up using her homemade crystal radio set. One day she sets out to find the source of the music and to meet a special boy.
Love Letter - Shunji Iwai (1995)
1995's "Love Letter" was the film that ignited Shunji Iwai fever across Asia. Miho Nakayama stars in this supernatural romance as a woman grieving her dead fiancé who on a whim writes a ltter to him and sends it to his old address. Her world changes when she actually gets a response...