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Great Mother Cyumiko

Japan, 1986 (MIFF 1987, Time and Timeless - Japanese Video Art)

Director: Mako Idemitsu

A narrative that explores the relationship between a talented intellectual mother (who is self-sufficient in all areas of her life) and her daughter. Her daughter has a wish to explore the passionate, emotional side of her nature which she cannot express to her mother. Instead she looks for what is missing in men.

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The Marriage of Yasushi

Japan, 1986
This tape is about a man who has supported post-war Japan and is a frugal battler. His wife has lost faith in him and has dedicated her life to her son. The son's marriage disturbs the almost incestu… More »

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