Eiichi Yamamoto

Filmography

Recent Reviews

Belladonna of Sadness

Touches the deepest archetypes of the human condition, renders them stunningly, and the result is something very moving and memorable. (And as a male, I relished the opportunity to gaze....


Belladonna of Sadness

My mind had difficulty with this film. I never did figure it out. Like some forms of art, the objective is not to understand what it is "supposed to be",...


Belladonna of Sadness

Though it may not appear to be so at first, this is a deeply feminist film. A woman takes the male gaze and objectification thrust upon her and turns it...


Belladonna of Sadness

Graphically sexual and utterly dominated by the male gaze (a huge number of stills of Jeanne in a recumbant pose, eyes closed and mouth parted). Nevertheless, the artwork is transfixing.