In this BUMPER episode of Screentone Club, Elliot and Andy get in deep in discussing Our Dreams at Dusk before collecting their limited bravery to ask "Are you Lost?"
PLUS! Elliot reports back from the Manga exhibition currently ongoing at the British Museum, as well as some primo Returning Champions! Wow!
Series Discussed: Are you Lost?, Our Dreams at Dusk: Shimanami Tasogare
Assignments for next Episode: Tokyo Tarareba Girls, Blank Canvas: My So-Called Artist's Journey
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0:01:45 - PATRON ALERT
0:02:00 - Bonus content!
0:02:30 - Trip Report: Manga exhibition at the British Museum
0:03:45 - Who is the Exhibition for?
0:09:00 - What would we like to see “next”?
0:12:15 - Elliot losing his mind over “To Terra”, a very good series that is criminally out of print
0:14:45 - Returning Champions: My Solo Exchange Diary!
0:18:00 - The dangers of getting invested
0:21:00 - “The Beautiful Flower that Blossoms”
0:22:15 - Also: Girls Last Tour!
0:24:30 - The importance of Ending a series
0:27:00 - “The author knows they have you”
0:28:00 - Elliot’s Pick: Are you Lost?
0:29:45 - Four Girls on a Desert Island
0:33:30 - Cold openings
0:36:30 - Balance of power
0:38:45 - Male Gaze
0:41:00 - Importance of characters and how the series realises this
0:45:30 - Andy’s Pick: Our Dreams at Dusk: Shimanami Tasogare
0:47:30 - Crushing on the ultimate untouchable person
0:50:30 - Sometimes, life is going to be a struggle you cannot escape
0:52:30 - The power of visual depiction
0:57:00 - Cat Map!
0:59:00 - Elliot’s “Social Disenfrancisment and ostracism explainer for utter beginners” moment
1:03:00 - The impact on “Straight White Dudes” (Well, one of us)
1:05:00 - SOMEONE-SAN
1:08:15 - “Oh thank goodness is relatively short”
1:09:00 - Our Picks for next episode!
1:10:15 - Closedown