21.9.08

Link Dump 21/09/08

  • Claremont. If you spent your summers as a kid on bikes/skates, rolling around on tarmac/concrete, then the soundtrack to this short film will provoke much nostalgia. It made me excited to be moving to California and be able to own a bike again (no room where I live right now).
  • Twitch reviews Mamoru Oshii's new film The Sky Crawlers. I love Oshii's films, they're like fast paintings of the future: "The world of The Sky Crawlers is a social and geographical fusion of 1950s America, Japan and Western Europe that favours propeller styled fighter planes along with satellite television, large multinational corporations and genetic science. "