Mumblecore arrives in Japan, a decade late

Film | Wide Angle Sep 16, 2015

Mumblecore arrives in Japan, a decade late

by Giovanni Fazio

The closest thing American cinema has had to a movement in recent years has been the self-deprecatingly titled genre, mumblecore, made up of lo-fi independent films that incestuously share cast, crew and concerns. Take the insecurity and self-obsession of Woody Allen's "Manhattan" mixed with ...