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Butoh : piercing the mask

Author: Richard Moore; AKA (Firm); Ronin Films.
Publisher: [Canberra, Australia] : Ronin Films, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : PAL color broadcast system : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Using archival and contemporary footage of leading Butoh performers, this documentary presents the history of the dance and explores the relationship between post-World War II Japanese culture and the primal images and emotions expressed in Butoh.
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Genre/Form: Foreign films
Documentary films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Moore; AKA (Firm); Ronin Films.
OCLC Number: 48079334
Language Note: English and Japanese dialogue; yellow English subtitles for Japanese dialogue.
Credits: Cinematography, Robert Humphries; editor, Mark Perry; co-author of original scenario, Nourit Masson-Sekine; translator, Isao Morimoto; music, Blair Greenberg.
Description: 1 videocassette (49 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS (PAL).
Responsibility: produced by Chris Bollard and Richard Moore ; written and directed by Richard Moore ; an A.K.A. production.

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Using archival and contemporary footage of leading Butoh performers, this documentary presents the history of the dance and explores the relationship between post-World War II Japanese culture and the primal images and emotions expressed in Butoh.

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