Wool 100%
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A pair of elderly junk collectors find their lives turned upside down when their latest procurement brings them into contact with an obsessive young knitter in the hallucinogenic feature debut of prominent short filmmaker Mai Tominaga. Ume (Kyoko Kishida) and Kame (Kazuko Yoshiyuki) troll the streets in search of cast-off treasures, and upon finding multiple balls of red wool the sisters eagerly add them to their collection. Though their latest acquisition seems to be one worth celebrating, their happiness over the find is soon offset by the arrival of a disturbed young woman (Ayu Kitaura)… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

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"If Tim Burton were to go to Japan to make a movie about two elderly sisters living in a house filled with junk, and a girl who invades their lives and spends day and night knitting a red sweater, it would be something like Wool 100%."
‑ V.A. Musetto, New York Post
"Wool 100% is as mysterious as its title, and as confusing, and as wondrous."
‑ David Cornelius, eFilmCritic.com
"Wild yet gentle, the fantasy film Wool 100% is a playful contraption illustrating the kinship between movies, fairy tales and dreams."
‑ Matt Zoller Seitz, New York Times
"an astonishing achievement"
‑ Bill Gibron, Filmcritic.com
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