Rhythm in 2 (...As long as our village shall last)

17.30mins Looped 4 Screen HDV projection

The recordings are of a unique rice harvest song, the Hirase Mankai, on the island of Amami Oshima, Japan, filmed over 2 years at different seasons.
The films are screened in pairs, switching between the male and the female.

An extract is viewable on Vimeo