Men with Movie Cameras—Shooting the Great Kanto Earthquake

JAPAN / 2022 / 81 min
Inoue Minoru


It has been one hundred years since the Great Kanto Earthquake killed more than 100,000 people. Three men turned on their cameras of their own volition, in a mortally dangerous determination to capture the ensuing conflagrations. This work asks us to consider the meaning of recorded images that convey the thoughts and feelings of the filmmakers across generations.

Oct. 6