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Anima (2019)

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In a short musical film directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, Thom Yorke of Radiohead scores and stars in a mind-bending visual piece. Best played loud.
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In a short musical film directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, Thom Yorke of Radiohead scores and stars in a mind-bending visual piece. Best played loud.

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dance | dancing | tram | See All (3) »

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Short | Drama | Music

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Official Sites:

Netflix site

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

ANIMA See more »

Filming Locations:

Prague, Czech Republic See more »

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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Thom Yorke and Damien Jalet previously collaborated on Suspiria (2018). See more »

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Not the News
Written by Nigel Godrich, Thom Yorke
Performed by Thom Yorke
Courtesy of XL Recordings
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Don't Mistake This For Music Video
3 July 2019 | by CosmicosaSee all my reviews

This is the work of artists who wish to express something elemental in human nature.

I can't say for sure I know what they had in mind exactly, or what another person might experience from their viewing; what I can say is that it is masterly work and for me it's about connection.

The last time I saw something this affecting was Michael Dudok De Wit's The Red Turtle; Anima is every bit as life affirming (even though it may evoke tears).

There's little point in elaborating on plot points and such because that's not what work like this is about; it's something to be experienced at a near subconscious level.

I will very likely watch this for a long time to come: many times over.

Mr Yorke, Mr Anderson; Thank You.


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