[HanCinema's Film Review] "Epitaph" 2013/08/30,
The most difficult part of grasping "Epitaph" for me was realizing that this was an omnibus film. While supposedly framed in the context of a professor reflecting on his time working at a hospital under Japanese occupation, the various stories (the snails, the little girl, and the murders) are largely unconnected aside from the motif of setting. And given that none of these stories have particularly definite endings, it was difficult to tell when we were supposed to be transitioning from one to the other, and which parts of the movie were supposed to be relevant overall versus which were just callbacks to one individual story.
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