About the film
The Works and Days (of Tayoko Shiojiri in the Shiotani Basin)
Release Date: February 27, 2020
|Production Companies||:||Silver Salt Films|
|Director||:||C.W. Winter, Anders Edström|
|Producers||:||C.W. Winter, C.W. Winter, Anders Edström, Helen Sara Jones, Naomi Wright, Wang Yue|
An eight-hour fiction shot for a total of twenty-seven weeks, over a period of fourteen months, in a village population forty-seven in the mountains of Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. It is a geographic description of the work and non-work of a farmer. A portrait, over five seasons, of a family, of a terrain, of a soundscape, and of duration itself. A film-as-adaptive-landscape. A georgic in five books.