This Weekend at the NWFF: Hausu

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Second the recommendation. I've only seen it on a non-subbed boot, which is maybe the ideal way.
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This had a theatrical run here in LA a few months back, it really is mind blowing. Criterion's releasing it on DVD this fall, just in time for Halloween.
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levide, imagine all those ridiculous effects in glorious 35mm! Seriously this is the event of the summer!
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YES!

I drove to Portland to see it the last time it was out. SO GOOD.
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Saw it here in Chicago a few months ago. DO NOT MISS!!!
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...and for those who simply can't make their way to NFF this weekend, hope is not lost. The estimable Criterion Collection will release "Hansu" (SD and Blu-Ray) in late October in time for Halloween.
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Love it, and here's a key bit of info about where that one-of-a-kind surrealism comes from, from the Janus films website:

...the director fashioned the script after the eccentric musings of his eleven-year-old daughter...