Tag Archive: Horror

CONNECTION & CATASTROPHE: Media Theory and the Occult Film Boom in Japan

In the early 1970s Japan was in the grip of an “occult boom” that exploded across popular media. This was a fad, but also something more: A popular media theory that tried to come to terms with a new media … Continue reading →

DARK & OCCULT Films From Japan: Vital

Vital Tuesday October 23, 2018 6:30 PM Directed by Shinya Tsukamoto, 2004, RATED R 86 minutes, Japanese with English subtitles Get chilled to the bones with the upcoming film series that explores dark and macabre themes as well as the … Continue reading →