Echoing his work in white relief sculptures, Imai Norio’s debut film is entirely composed of circular flashes made using a hole punch on each frame of 16mm black film leader. The circles appear to shake dramatically due to slight variations in the position of the holes.

The other films shown within Imai Norio: Time Severed, Jointed and Stretched

Original title
En
Filmmaker
Imai Norio
Premiere
-
Country
Japan
Year
1967
Medium
16mm
Length
3’
Language
no dialogue
Producer
Imai Norio
Cinematography
Okawara Noboru
Sound Design
Yamamoto Satoshi