Portrait of Mr. O & Two Short Films

September 18, 2016
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Performance past event

Fri., Sept. 9, 7 PM

About Kazuo Ohno—Reliving the Butoh Diva’s Masterpieces
Fri., Sept. 16, 7:30 PM
Sat., Sept. 17, 7:30 PM

Body Sculpting Workshop with Takao Kawaguchi
Sun., Sept. 18. 3:30 PM


Sun., Sept. 18, 1 PM

This screening includes Portrait of Mr. O, directed by Chiaki Nagano, which features Ohno journeying through and exploring his local neighborhood and which served as a source of inspiration for Kawaguchi’s About Kazuo Ohno. Also to be screened are two short films: Kazuo Ohno by Daniel Schmid and Three Films for Kazuo Ohno’s La Argentina by Yasumasa Morimura.

Portrait of Mr. O: 1970. 65 min. 16 mm, monochrome. Kazuo Ohno: 1995. 14 min. Blu-ray, color. Three Films for Kazuo Ohno’s La Argentina: 2010. 11 min. Blu-ray, color.

TICKETS: $13/$10 Japan Society members
COMBO TICKET: Purchase tickets to both Body Sculpting with Takao Kawaguchi and the film on Sept. 18, and save $10.

Box Office Policy

  • Sunday, September 18, 2016
  • 1:00 pm