Tag: PDO

October 5, 2023 / Drama

White-collar worker Yamashita finds out that his wife has a lover visiting her when he’s away, suddenly returns home and kills her. After eight years in prison, he returns to live in a small village, opens a barber shop (he was trained as a barber in prison) and talks almost to no-one except for the eel he “befriended” in prison. One day he finds the unconscious body of Keiko, who attempted suicide and reminds him of his wife. She starts to work at his shop, but he doesn’t let her become close to him.

July 9, 2022 / Animation
February 6, 2022 / Arthouse
January 28, 2022 / Animation

This 1956 Romanian short animation skilfully and with incredible artistic expression manages to condense the entire narrative of human evolutionary theory into an eight minute short film. Not only that, it eerily anticipates the communist triumph of the USSR launching the first man into space by a few years.

June 3, 2021 / Animation
November 14, 2020 / Short
August 25, 2020 / Drama
October 21, 2019 / Biography