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Fonotune: An Electric Fairytale (2018)

Outside of time, a teen hooker, lo-fi cowboy and mute drifter cross a white desert to experience the final gig of their mysterious rockstar hero.

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Kiki Sukezane ... Bubblegum
Kazushi Watanabe ... Analog
Guitar Wolf ... Blitz
Yûho Yamashita Yûho Yamashita ... Stereo
Yusuke Yamasaki ... Radio
FINT FINT ... Mono
Jiwoon Ha ... Fonogirl
Akihito Morimoto Akihito Morimoto ... Electric Eel Shock
Kazuto Maekawa Kazuto Maekawa ... Electric Eel Shock
Tomoharu Ito Tomoharu Ito ... Electric Eel Shock
Rocco Menzel Rocco Menzel ... Cubistic figure
Kensuke Fukuchi Kensuke Fukuchi ... Censored guy
Shinya Kato Shinya Kato ... Guy with jacket
Sam Aotaki Sam Aotaki ... Voice on radio (voice)
Norie Dojo Norie Dojo ... Voice on radio (voice)
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On a journey to witness the final performance of a mythical musician thought long dead, a group of misfits navigate the barren terrain of a dystopian future, while constantly connected to the nihilistic DJ of radio station FNTN / Fonotune. Influenced by Japanese cinema, graphic design and Manga Comics, Fonotune: An Electric Fairytale is a film about strange encounters, lost connections and, maybe, the end of the world!

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Radio: What's up lo-fi cowboys?
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This is a piece of art
15 October 2018 | by Sakura_CyborgSee all my reviews

I watched this movie at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain and was blown away by it. Definitely one of my favourite movies that played at the festival. It was a very unique experience. Congratulations to the whole Fonotune team for making such a wonderful piece of art!


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