TERASHIMA Mari / 2016 / digital / color / 60min.
comic: ENOMOTO Yumi / guitar: YOSHIMOTO Yumiko : camera: IWAKIRI Hitoshi, JK, TERASHIMA Mari, Haruka, MIURA Junko, YAJIMACHI Satoshi, YAMAZAKI Suyo / digital technical adviser: YAMAZAKI Suyo / cast: Amane, ENOMOTO Yumi, OGUCHI Yoko, Kasutori-Gengakudan, KONNO Yuichi, Sailor—Fuku Ojisan, TERASHIMA Mari, Tom Sawyer-Kobo / Ousama, Mamu, Maboroshi-Hakurankai / Kancho Sailor—chan, Mantamu, MOMOZONO Miruku, YAJIMACHI Satoshi, YAMAZAKI Mikio, YAMAZAKI Hana, YAMADA Isao, Rose de Reficul et Guiggles
What if Tamori reached menopause and did TV program “Bra-tamori”? From this idea, with an image of David Bowie in an “Hours” jersey and sandals in my head, I made this little documentary portraying a languid, fuzzy-headed feeling using sketch-like footage I had laying around in collaboration with manga artist ENOMOTO Yumi. (T.M.)
Has been making moving-image works and staging screenings since the mid-1980s. Won the 1991 Image Forum Festival Grand Prix for her 8mm film THE GREENBUG. Other works include THE POLYESTER DOG OF HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN (94), PRINCESS PLUM P-UDDING (99), ERIS OF TEARS (03), SHANGHAI FLOWERS (08), ALICE IN THE UNDERWORLD: THE DARK MÄRCHEN SHOW!! (09) and UNDISTURBED SACRAMENT OF PLAY (11).