The Monk and Samurai – Movie Review
Director: Troy Sandford
Plot: As our Story is an adaptive folk tale brought to life through a poetic fable, we took a filmic approach to represent it visually to the world
Runtime: 10 Minutes
There may be spoilers in the rest of the review
Verdict on The Monk and Samurai
The Monk and Samurai is a short movie that brings a poem short tale to life in animated form. It shows the life of a samurai who rose through conflict and gets confronted by a monk about his actions. This is told in a wonderfully told story, diving into folk tale history’s fables.
The animation involved is unique, bringing the story along nicely and keeping us wanting to hear more. It works to help grab your attention to make us want to see where the conversation ends up going.
Final Thoughts – The Monk and Samurai is a beautiful short story, told in a fable style.