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Review: Pompeo by Andrea Pazienza

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Domu: A Child’s Dream by Katsuhiro Otomo, Review
Domu: A Child’s Dream by Katsuhiro Otomo, Review
Domu: A Child’s Dream is a graphic novel written and illustrated by Katsuhiro Otomo, best known for his masterpiece Akira. The story centers on an old senile man and a child possessing extrasensory powers and a series of mysterious suicides. This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/domu-a-childs-dream-by-katsuhiro-otomo-review/
03:12
February 03, 2022
Uzumaki by Juji Ito, Review
Uzumaki by Juji Ito, Review
Uzumaki is a labyrinthine journey into the maze of the horrors that harbor the depths of the unknown This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/uzumaki-by-juji-ito-review/
04:22
January 12, 2022
The Gothic Illustrations of Edward Gorey
The Gothic Illustrations of Edward Gorey
Edward Gorey was an American illustrator and writer noted for his pen-and-ink drawings influenced by the Victorian and Edwardian settings, gaining him a cult following. This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/the-gothic-illustrations-of-edward-gorey/
01:47
December 31, 2021
Review of Chronology directed by Ali Aydın
Review of Chronology directed by Ali Aydın
Director Ali Aydin‘s second feature is a psychological and dramatic thriller that uses an unconventional narrative structure to shed light on invisible stories. This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/review-of-chronology-kronoloji-2019-directed-by-ali-aydin/
05:40
December 31, 2021
Furtive directed by Francisco D’Eufemia, Review
Furtive directed by Francisco D’Eufemia, Review
Furtive directed by Francisco D’Eufemia is an environmental thriller with a detective, action, and criminal aspect.  This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/furtive-directed-by-francisco-deufemia-review/
09:55
December 31, 2021
The Pencil directed by Natalya Nazarova, Review
The Pencil directed by Natalya Nazarova, Review
The Pencil is a Russian drama with didactic connotations, directed by Natalya Nazarova. This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/the-pencil-directed-by-natalya-nazarova-review/
11:07
December 31, 2021
Review: The World of Edena by Moebius
Review: The World of Edena by Moebius
Magic, science fiction, sexuality, friendship, love, dream dimension, social criticism, and biology come together wonderfully in the pages of this volume. This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/review-the-world-of-edena-by-moebius/
03:55
December 31, 2021
The Visionary Cinema of Kenneth Anger
The Visionary Cinema of Kenneth Anger
Kenneth Anger is an experimental and visionary American filmmaker who has influenced the cinema of Martin Scorsese, David Lynch, and John Waters.  This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/the-visionary-cinema-of-kenneth-anger/
08:54
December 31, 2021
Review: The Incal by Jodorowsky & Moebius
Review: The Incal by Jodorowsky & Moebius
The Incal by Jodorowsky & Moebius is a bizarre and visionary Space Opera. This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/the-incal-review/
07:49
December 31, 2021
Review: Pompeo by Andrea Pazienza
Review: Pompeo by Andrea Pazienza
A desperate journey into tormented Pompeo’s soul, Andrea Pazienza’s alter ego This episode is also available as a blog post: https://retrofuturista.com/pompeo-andrea-pazienza-review/
03:50
December 31, 2021