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Doro no kawa

Kôhei Oguri Japan, 1981

Royce Jr.'s rating of the film Muddy River

Though i do feel Japanese cinema after golden age was a mess as they were too busy rejecting the older generation and jerking off with existentialism and human darkside, there are exceptions - unpretentious films emanated from deep understanding of human, particularly children and marginalized people. Unoriginal? Yes, but were handled with great reappropriation. To name a few - She and He, Moving and this