H. Monstroses Squipedaliophilia
"You know, I couldn't even manage a goddamned sunset without a little competition from the Firebird Motel sign. Which, relatively speaking, was bigger to begin with and stayed lit one hell of a lot longer."
  • Kinkakuji, 1976, directed by Yoichi Takabayashi. Gorgeous adaptation of Mishima’s novel.

  • Jujiro aka Crossroads, 1928, directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa. Example of Expressionism in early Japanese film.

  • Stills from the gorgeous film Wool 100%, written and directed by Mai Tominaga.

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  • Stills from Nagisa Oshima’s half hour promo film for Isuzu Jidosha..

  • Letters from illuminated manuscript Horae ad usum Parisiensem [Heures de René d’Anjou, roi de Sicile (1434-1480)]. Inspired to view it in its entirety after Project Gutenberg’s Facebook post today.

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