"Every now and then this one song would wrap her wings around me, carving that moment in my memory and giving sense to everything that was doubtful. Now, after all this time, I felt a need to give something back to all those artists who gave their blood, sweat and tears to tell what was important to be said. My thought was simple – to give a piece of my self, a small part of what I experienced, just as they’ve done for me some time back.So here they are, some of the songs that defined my life, visualized."
Synesthesia Playlist can be found here.
For those who don’t know, in 5 Centimeters Per Second, Akari & Takaki’s childhood setting is based on the real world Shinjuku, Tokyo, which interesting enough, is also the setting of Director Makoto Shinkai’s latest work Garden of Words, the areas shown in 5CM/S is just about few miles away from Shinjuku Goyen, the main setting of Garden of Words.
Images source from a blog where a photographer who resides Shinjuku and took interest of the locations.