Tokyo Loop

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Japanese: トーキョー・ループ


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 23, 2006
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Source: Original
Genres: Avant GardeAvant Garde, ComedyComedy
Duration: 1 hr. 10 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 5.021 (scored by 557557 users)
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Ranked: #123402
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Popularity: #10581
Members: 2,181
Favorites: 3

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A series of 16 "short stories" created by the creator's group Images Forum. The stories are:

Tokyo Strut (Sato Masahiko, Ueta Mio)
Tokyo Trip (Tanaami Keiichi)
Fishing Vine (Seike Mika)
Yuki-chan (Oyama Kei)
Dog & Bone (Shiriagari Kotobuki)
Public Convenience (Tabaimo)
TOKYO (Uda Atsuko)
Black Fish (Aihara Nobuhiro)
Unbalance (Ito Takashi)
Tokyo Girl (Shimao Maho)
Manipulated Man (Wada Atsushi)
Nuance (Murata Tomoyasu)
Hashimoto (Furukawa Taku)
Funkorogashi (Kuri Yoji)
Fig (Yamamura Koji)
12 O’Clock (Iwai Toshio)


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Yamamura, Koji
Kuri, Youji
Tanaami, Keiichi
Oyama, Kei


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Dec 4, 2022
Mixed Feelings
It takes too long to write a description for all 16 shorts, so I'll just touch on the good, the bad, and the ugly (maybe even the weird). Don't be fooled by the looping shorts and the name Tokyo Loop, or you will be thrown for a loop, because most of these shorts aren't especially loopish other than 2 or 3. You definitely do get dull experiments, like the clock short with M.C. Escher patterns—or a bland digital rehash of Stan Brakhage's splashes of color on celluloid, which at least improves a bit as the hues shift into various shapes and figures: it might pique ...

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Rage_Beat06 - Oct 7, 2019
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Apr 11, 12:06 AM
Poll: Tokyo Strut
ZetaZaku - Aug 16, 2015
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Sep 25, 2022 12:01 AM
Dog & Bone
ZetaZaku - Aug 16, 2015
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ZetaZaku - Aug 17, 2015
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Jan 3, 2021 6:03 PM
12 O’Clock
ZetaZaku - Aug 17, 2015
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May 4, 2020 8:09 AM
It’s time to ditch the text file.
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