Tag: Tokyo Story

Vague Visages Writers’ Room: Formative Films

In the Vague Visages Writers’ Room on Slack, freelancers were asked to comment about films that influenced their formative years.

Las Palmas Film Festival Review: Kôji Fukada’s ‘Harmonium’

“It’s the demons within that Kôji Fukada astutely brings to life in ‘Harmonium.'”

Landscape of Awkwardness: On Maren Ade’s ‘Toni Erdmann’

“‘Toni Erdmann’ understands what’s at stake: not the private destiny of an individual, but her ongoing relationship to her era.”

Vague Visages Is FilmStruck: Jeremy Carr on Yasujirô Ozu’s ‘I Was Born, But…’

“If Ozu has taught us anything, it’s that life doesn’t get any easier. But life does go on.”

Of Love and Other Demons: Ideal Love in Cinema

A Weekly Column on Love and Erotica in Cinema by Justine A. Smith