I have studied film, but my opinions are in no way based in that...mostly
I've seen the reactions to this movie at the theater I work at range from bored to deeply unsettled, which is absolutely fair. I've had conversations with people about how Skinamarink suffers from being just too long, and how perfectly it would have sat at an hour. I think that would have given it enough time to force it's audience sit in the elongated childhood nightmare aspect, but not too long to lose people.
I am very firmly in the…