GIANT GOD WARRIOR APPEARS IN TOKYO (2012) – Short of the Day

Commissioned by Hideaki Anno (Neon Genesis Evangelion), made by Studio Ghibli, with a monster designed by Hayao Miyazaki, this tokusatsu short is apocalyptic, bleak, and a great tribute to films of its ilk. Directed by Shinji Higuchi, a writer on Neon Genesis Evangelion, this short bears more than a passing similarity to the iconic anime. … Continue reading GIANT GOD WARRIOR APPEARS IN TOKYO (2012) – Short of the Day

AND SO WE PUT GOLDFISH IN THE POOL (2017) – Short of the Day

I have seen this short about 4 times in the last month. Coming across it by sheer accident (I saw a trailer for We Are Little Zombies and was curious what the director had done previous), this has resonated with me very strongly. The plot is literally just about 4 Japanese schoolgirls who put goldfish … Continue reading AND SO WE PUT GOLDFISH IN THE POOL (2017) – Short of the Day