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night-birds:

COWPERS - 揺ラシツヅケル(ミュージックマイン) [2000]
Aug 29, 2014 / 11 notes

night-birds:

COWPERS - 揺ラシツヅケル(ミュージックマイン) [2000]

thekimonogallery:

Geigi Koiku and her Cat 1883
This colour lithograph shows Koiku of the Shitaya geisha district in Tokyo as a young geisha holding her pet cat. The lithograph is captioned 藝妓 (geigi) 小幾 (Koiku).
“… Koiku was the most beautiful geisha in Shitaya. And yet all Kojima did was eat the kinton which this beautiful geisha had carried in for him. Now Koiku is the wife of a famous politician belonging to a certain party.”  Text and image via Blue Ruin 1 on Flickr
Aug 28, 2014 / 374 notes

thekimonogallery:

Geigi Koiku and her Cat 1883

This colour lithograph shows Koiku of the Shitaya geisha district in Tokyo as a young geisha holding her pet cat. The lithograph is captioned 藝妓 (geigi) 小幾 (Koiku).

“… Koiku was the most beautiful geisha in Shitaya. And yet all Kojima did was eat the kinton which this beautiful geisha had carried in for him. Now Koiku is the wife of a famous politician belonging to a certain party.”  Text and image via Blue Ruin 1 on Flickr

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jibadojo:

Inumura Kakutarô, The Eight Dog Heroes ([Mitate] haiyû hakkenshi)
Aug 28, 2014 / 76 notes

jibadojo:

Inumura Kakutarô, The Eight Dog Heroes ([Mitate] haiyû hakkenshi)

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Aug 28, 2014 / 430 notes
a-bittersweet-life:

Slowly, I realized realism in cinema is not the same as realism in real life. Cinema has its own realism. The world in cinema is not the real world. It has been crafted. That makes cinema interesting. It’s not real. It’s closer to dreams. If you treat life as a dream, you can understand this.
Tsai Ming-liang
Aug 27, 2014 / 145 notes

a-bittersweet-life:

Slowly, I realized realism in cinema is not the same as realism in real life. Cinema has its own realism. The world in cinema is not the real world. It has been crafted. That makes cinema interesting. It’s not real. It’s closer to dreams. If you treat life as a dream, you can understand this.

Tsai Ming-liang

Aug 27, 2014 / 165 notes

pinkfroth:

Goodbye Dragon Inn (2003)

Aug 26, 2014 / 35 notes

shihlun:

KAO Chung-li (高重黎)

Slideshow Cinema VI - An Autumn Afternoon (幻燈簡報電影系列 006 秋刀魚的滋味) , 2014.

80 Slides in on tray, Cassette Tape, 15 Mins.

thekimonogallery:

Photographer Kansuke Yamamoto (1914 - 1987)
Aug 26, 2014 / 40 notes

thekimonogallery:

Photographer Kansuke Yamamoto (1914 - 1987)

dig-image:

Kineo KUWABARA “Tokyo Days” 1978 Photobook Sonorama Edition #15
Aug 26, 2014 / 10 notes

dig-image:

Kineo KUWABARA “Tokyo Days” 1978 Photobook Sonorama Edition #15

dig-image:

Kineo KUWABARA “Tokyo Days” 1978 Photobook Sonorama Edition #15
Aug 26, 2014 / 14 notes

dig-image:

Kineo KUWABARA “Tokyo Days” 1978 Photobook Sonorama Edition #15

dig-image:

Kineo KUWABARA “Tokyo Days” 1978 Photobook Sonorama Edition #15
Aug 26, 2014 / 10 notes

dig-image:

Kineo KUWABARA “Tokyo Days” 1978 Photobook Sonorama Edition #15

Aug 26, 2014 / 12 notes

secondtimevirgin:

Leave It for Tomorrow, for Night Has Fallen (Jet Leyco, 2013)