Fan in Japan

Industrie des eventails au Japon

Výroba vějířů v Japonsku

Producer, Co-producer: Pathé Frères
Color: Colour
Language: Spanish

A look at the manual production of fans, from basic construction to the painting of motifs and their folding into their typical shape, the fi lm focuses on the dexterity of small-scale producers in distant Asia while also showing the stages of the production process and division of labor, where each step requires a diff erent skill but all must be performed with precision and attention to detail.

Cineteca di Bologna
Gian Luca Farinelli
Via Riva di Reno 72
Bologna / 40122 / Italy
+39 0 512 194 820

Festival edition: 2014
Sections: Fascinations: Factory
Premiere Type: Central European Premiere
Exhibition format: 35 mm
Subtitle languages: No Subtitles


The author of the official spot is renowned director Jean-Luc Godard