One of my favorite films, Sans Soleil (by the late, great film essayist Chris Maker), features the surreal Japanese dance culture of takenoko-zoku.
Posts Tagged: Japan
Japanese Rebel Boys & Girls
In 1964, photographer Michael Rogier traveled to Tokyo to photograph Japanese teenagers.
Day in the life of young maiko. Maiko are apprentice geishas, the literal translation is ‘dance child’.
Seventeen Girl Days
In 1995, at age 17, Hiromix won the Canon Grand Prize for new photographers, nominated by world renowned photographer Nobuyoshi Araki.