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Just watched this for the first time in years.
Is it porn, yes/no? Discuss
I probably shouldn't state that in public.
Although it is a bit steamy and voyeuristic. I expected to hate it, but found it oddly touching. I found the touching touching, basically.
how they had tickets for all these gigs? I mean, its not that they would have sold out or anything at the time...
It was so unrealistic. Didn't even show the man sitting on seetickets.com at 8.58am refreshing the page until the Spoon tickets went on sale, nor did it comment on the frankly extortionate booking fees that come with modern day concert-going
(idk i haven't seen it maybe it is)
On the assumption they were both filmed the same night. These'd be the Von Bondies and Franz Ferdinand, which I reckon were both filmed on the NME awards tour. If I'm right, I'm glad Funeral for a Friend didn't make the cut.
Half the crowd were there for The Rapture, Von Bondies & Franz beforehand, lost interest after the first FfaF song and left the gig for a nearby pub.
it did kind of make me think how mundane watching two people repeatedly have sex can be.
a two piece jigsaw, just leave it in the box..."
But that was the point of it, you see the breakdown of the relationship through their (david attenborough voice) sexual interaction? Actually really quite sad in some places, the bit when she's servicing herself and the guy looks resigned and goes to cook dinner was heartbreaking.
It was very much making the film for the sake of making the film though, a real vanity project.