The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl Reviews

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September 17, 2019
It's a bit much and an overload of the senses at times, but the feelings always come across as honest and I couldn't help myself rooting for the main characters.
March 27, 2019
It might've sufficed as a short film.
March 1, 2019
what really makes this film such an interesting piece of art is the animation style itself. Indeed, Masaaki Yuasa borrows from his previous work and really unapologetically allows himself to go in all the directions possible.
February 25, 2019
It is completely bonkers so it won't be for everyone but I enjoyed it.
January 26, 2019
I'm not sure even Thomas Pynchon could have crafted this kind of fever dream scenario.
January 9, 2019
It's everything, a movie about the bottomless energy of youth that itself possesses that energy and instills it in the viewer.
December 27, 2018
It's delightful, delirious, delicious madness that perfectly captures the breathless euphoria of falling in love and the first time you truly realize just how scary and wonderful it is.
December 18, 2018
Lovers of anime are going to love this, and they have every reason to do so. This one packs a chockful of laughs in many places, and it's one of the more inventive animated films of the year.
November 20, 2018
Featuring a strong woman as a rebuff to traditional anime issues, it [Night is Short, Walk On Girl ] serves as a funny and fancy romantic narrative.
November 1, 2018
That unrestrained surrealism and willingness to surprise the audience with something new at every turn is why Masaaki Yuasa is one of the best filmmakers around.
October 17, 2018
At the very least it's presented with vigor and confidence in a manner which keeps our eyes peeled for more from the talented filmmaker.
October 11, 2018
This is not for the casual animation fan, nor is for someone necessarily looking to connect with the main characters; it cares about the sum rather than individual parts, but that's kind of okay.
August 27, 2018
A film with reminders that you should have clean your room yet also a film about cherishing the highs and lows of youth.
August 26, 2018
The term "fever dream" is often used to describe animation like Yuasa's, but it's rarely so apt as it is here.
August 24, 2018
It will leave some people scratching their heads, understandably...but this is pure inventiveness and creativity.
August 23, 2018
Frankly, it takes enough effort just to keep up with the pretty colours.
August 23, 2018
Amusingly bizarre anime comedy has iffy themes, drinking.
August 21, 2018
A highly original work by an artist who follows his own vision - wherever it leads.
August 16, 2018
Colorful, madcap, and surprisingly sweet, The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl is the best nocturnal romp you never had, and a dizzying reignition of rom-com formula.
May 7, 2018
[A] Cocktail of fascinating images... [Full review in Spanish]
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