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Jizolibido

Directed by Yoshiaki Kasatani

Free Movies, Documentary / Japan / Documentary / 61 mins / Japanese with English subtitles / Color / Digital / USA Premiere

Jizolibido

Fleisher Art Memorial
November 13, 2018 6:30 pm

Description

Atelier Yamanami is a care facility for the disabled located in Koka, Shiga Prefecture in Japan. Currently, 88 users are registered as artists, all of whom possess a unique way of expressing themselves through various media and whose works are highly valued abroad. This documentary explores these artists’ “relationship between their mental states and their art.

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Screens with:
MORGAN
6 mins | USA
Director: Eiko Fan, Aidan Un
Morgan has very limited mobility. He can swing his feet a little, and he moves his middle finger to paint large paintings. He cannot speak but his eyes can direct the computer to tell what he wants to say a little. His paintings speak of his unique ability and intention to express himself.

Director Eiko Fan expected in attendance with film subject Morgan.

Dates & Times

Jizolibido

Fleisher Art Memorial
November 13, 2018 6:30 pm