Nido to Mezamenu Komoriuta

The Death Lullaby

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Synonyms: Nidoto Mezamenu Komori Uta, Lullaby to the Big Sleep, Lullaby Not Awake Two Times
Japanese: 二度と目覚めぬ子守唄
English: The Death Lullaby
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: 1985
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Source: Original
Genres: Avant GardeAvant Garde, DramaDrama
Duration: 27 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


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Ranked: #109652
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Popularity: #9008
Members: 3,989
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An animated film describing the bullying of a Japanese child.


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Harada, Hiroshi
Director, Script, Key Animation, Director of Photography, Music, Creator


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Apr 11, 2021
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It all starts with the very context of our reality. After the beginning of the disenchantment of the world, the tendency has always been the advance of secularization and rationalism, and consequently the questioning of traditions. From questioning, discontent is born (or the opposite, I can't say for sure), and from the latter is born what many would call the "overcoming" of dogmas and sociocultural conventions until then in force. From the spark to the fire, and from this to the fire, man fanned the flames of progress, and the culmination of this was the Industrial Revolution. The abundance and comfort ...
Dec 18, 2018
Mixed Feelings
Wow. This is a really rough show to watch. I will say up front that it is not very good, but its importance definitely outweighs its quality.

It took one man (Hiroshi Harada) three years to create this 25-minute movie on his own. It's amateur. And crude. With lots of quick cuts and weird scenes, which only add to its experimental nature. After he finished this, he went on to adapt one of the most famous "guro" anime of all time: Mr. Arashi's Freak Show (also almost a one-man effort, and probably the most difficult anime ...
Aug 4, 2013
so, I'm not quite sure at all what they were trying to do with this movie but to me it feels totally disjointed and without coherence for the most part. it also feels like a mind-control device at times,with all of the flashing and propaganda. storywise, (SPOILERS) it claims to be about a boy who get's bullied; a boy does get bullied but this isn't necessarily the focus, as this feels secondary to the anti-modernization of Japan statements and imagery. Artwise, this at times, looks striking and has very interesting animation style, but at other times, the art leaves something to be desired and the ...

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