Why I Make Documentaries. On Observational Filmmaking Soda Kazuhiro Realizzato grazie al sostegno della/Supported by the Japan Foundation Curato da/Edited by Silvio Grasselli Tradotto da/Translated by Matt Schley Ed. Viaindustriae publishing pp. 208, 11×20 cm, eng 2023 ISBN 978-88-97753-85-8 20 € COMPRA / BUY
EN_ “What is a documentary?” “Why do I make documentaries?”. Soda Kazuhiro – one of the most prominent Japanese filmmakers, who has based his documentarist career on a radically independent filmmaking method, – writes this reflexive diary on his own work pursuing to find answers to these and to other crucial questions that arose along his long path of research. This first curated English version of his most enlightening and complete text has been enriched with a brand new iconographic apparatus from Soda Kazuhiro’s movies and a new updated introduction by the author himself.