Mount Head

2002, Kōji Yamamura

Posted by John Martz, June 29, 2020

In Kōji Yamamura's Oscar-nominated Mount Head, a stingy old man cannot bare to let anything go to waste. After eating the pits from some cherries rather than throwing them away, he finds a cherry tree growing from the top of his head. His failed attempts to remove the tree become increasingly maddening.