Asyl: Park and Love Hotel (2007)
DVDRip | MKV | 714x464 | x264 @ 1908 Kbps | 111 min | 1,69 Gb
Audio: Japanese AAC 2.0 @ 256 Kbps | Subs (embedded): English, Chinese
With its moody charm and pale, grainy look, Asyl: Park and Love Hotel (Pí¢ku ando rabuhoteru) offers a marked contrast to the recent wave of ravishing pop films by Tetsuya Nakashima (Kamikaze Girls, Memories of Matsuko) or Mika Ninagawa’s gorgeous Sakuran. Set in the Tokyo suburbs, with most of its sparse action taking place at a shabby ‘love hotel’, Asyl is a slow-burning but ultimately life-affirming debut by Izuru Kumasaka, filmed with a discreet intensity and a feeling of lingering, subtle oddity….