If you don’t already know that you must watch Summer Wars, maybe, this track composed by Akihiko Matsumoto may convince you to do so! [Video] Originally uploaded by kid1412d
Original Soundtracks from Asian Films to discover!
This is the theme composed by Nine Inch Nails for Shinya Tsukamoto’s third Tetsuo, and, it’s not the first time Tsukamoto + NiN “work” together, remember this MTV clip? Word is, the film is better than the Venice Film Fest cut. [Video] Via ThePlaylist
This Tokiko Kato song became popular among the japanese students during the protest movements of the late 1960s. The title can loosely be translated by “What a beautiful May in Paris“, based on a french song about May 1968. To keep this revolutionary mood intact, go (re)watch Wakamatsu’s United Red Army, Oshima’s Night & Fog […]
Another beautiful score by Philip Glass! Has anyone seen the short film Seasons of Passion / A Requiem: Mishimas (2006) in which, artist Yasumasa Morimura re-enacts Mishima’s final speech? [Video]
Ringo Lam’s School on Fire is a bomb thrown at the face of the Hong Kong society, showing its complete corruption/failure, it’s darkest film of the ‘On Fire’ trilogy, buy it). The film ends with this great song by Maria Cordero; [Video] Thx P’tit Panda@HKC