Mizu no Kotoba

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4.6
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    This Is A Thing That I Watched
    Story: 4/10
    There's a lot of content here bundled up in a short period that is incredibly underwhelming. Despite it being introspective, it gets some sort of point across, but it's really just bits and pieces of a bigger picture that is never fulfilled. It's decent enough to speak to the viewer but not good enough to leave any lasting or memorable experience. I've already forgotten half of what ...
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  • 0 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    At least it last only 10min
    What to say about this short animation except it's poor drawn, the animation is not smooth, there's useless CG, the realisation is twitchy, the dubbing (in japanese) went to fast so you can't follow well what's happening. I'm not even sure that it could be of any interest if it was done by a real good animation team. Everything is made to make you think it's very deep but it's not.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Very Short Very Cool
    I was interested in the theme of the story from the start and felt it accomplished what is was intended to do. Showing that the same situation or event can perceived differently from person to person. Despite the length its a pretty good watch for anyone. I def recommend Mizu no Kotoba to all and after you watch check out Time of Eve same director. All in All, Well done.
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  • 2 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Aquatic language....
    Really neat little short playing on the idea of words. Animation is nifty and experimental and the music is great. Could perhaps have done with being 15 or 20 minutes long to expand upon the ideas and leave the viewer slightly less confused. But an ace short, well worth watching =)
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Mizu no Kotoba: Entertaining
    I enjoyed this short very much. As always Yasuhiro Yoshiura had fun and artistic angles to liven up the anime and the artwork was stunning as always. This piece, while holding an important message about the power of words, was playful. I am somehow reminded about Cat Soup when watching this short. Possibly the fast paced flow of the storyline that inevitably leads to an abrupt ending. Overall, I ...
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