The surface of film being scratched with a needle, we can see how materiality and physicality of film itself should be related to representation of an image, that is, absent and present as image. Scratch lines, which are normally rejected as noise, begin to conflict with an image of a man walking.

Filmmaker
Morishita Akihiko
Country
Japan
Year
1981
Medium
16mm
Length
8’
Language
Sales
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