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Cat Soup (2001)

Nekojiru-sô (original title)
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A young anthropomorphic cat goes on a psychedelic journey with his sister in order to save her soul.

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It'll leave you speak-less.
24 May 2007 | by See all my reviews

I recently discovered this short, and knew it was a must see. Cat Soup is something that can't be described in words. It focuses on 2 cat siblings who end up in a bizarre journey in the surreal earth they live on. This includes freezing time, dried up oceans, and many other unexplainable events that occur.

There's no dialog used in this film. Only Japanese text which is translated. The whole story wasn't meant to make any sense. It was made intended to make the viewer image the whole universe to this story.

For a short this bizarre, it made me wish it was longer. Cause an idea like this can be unlimited to create. Cat Soup would most likely fit in the category of random animation.

Cat Soup is more than a short random anime film. It's a work of art and imagination.


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