MATTHEW LAX
FILM/VIDEO         


        





Lil’ Tokyo Story, 2016
HD video with sound;
7 min, 44 sec loop (excerpted)

MIX Festival New York; “Curator’s Picks,” NY 2018

IHME Contemporary Art, Helsinki

2017 Viennale International Film Festival, Austria 2016


A shot-for-shot remake of the opening credits and climax of Tokyo Story (Yasujiro Ozu, 1953). An intercultural study on language, translation and homage.

PRESS:
Hallensleben, Silvia. “Cinema of Attractions.” Die Tageszeitung [Berlin]. 4 Nov 2016. Print



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