Saturday, June 29, 2013
A few words on Rigodon (2012) NYAFF 2013
I will freely admit that I am not the right audience for this film. The subject matter really doesn't float my boat, however because the programmers at the New York Asian Film Festival, have almost never programmed a film that wasn't atleast worth trying, I decided to give the film a shot. Happily in seeing the film I have to say that I while I'm the wrong audience for the film there are some who will eat the film up.
The story it self is nothing you haven't seen before. its a typical couple hit it off and have hot passionate sex and orbit each other- only one is married story. The film doesn't break any new ground. that said the sex is hot and the performances are raw at times. There is a real intensity.
You're probably wondering if I'm not crazy about the film one way or another why am I writing it up. Simply because it plays at NYAFF later today and I wanted to act as a pointer if you were interested in seeing it.