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The House of Small Cubes (La maison en petits cubes) (Tsumiki no ie) (2008)

The House of Small Cubes (La maison en petits cubes)
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Starring
Masami Nagasawa

Masami Nagasawa

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Written by
Kunio Katô

Kunio Katô

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memories in blocks

5 years, 9 months ago at Jul 23 17:35
Your life is like "blocks" in which your memories are on, the feelings of solitude are filled with sadness as you pass through those blocks, because the past always seems better than future.

It is such a lovely movie, as the old man's memories were passing I felt some kind of nostalgic sad feeling, but at the same time I felt comfortable.
Kunio Kato was able to put so many fe... read more
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As his town is flooded by water, an old man is forced to add additional levels onto his home with bricks (cubes) in order to stay dry. But when he accidentally drops his favorite smoking pipe into the lower levels of his home, his search for the pipe eventually makes him relive scenes from his eventful life.
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