Showing: Hiroshi Teshigahara  
Antonio Gaudí

A unique, enthralling cinematic experience, Teshigahara’s _Antonio Gaudí_, less a documentary than a visual poem, takes viewers on a tour of Gaudí’s truly spectacular architecture.

Hiroshi Teshigahara Japan, 1984
35 mm, DVD

The Face of Another

In this staggering work of existential science fiction, Okuyama (Tatsuya Nakadai), after being burned and disfigured in an industrial accident and estranged from his family and friends, agrees to his psychiatrist's radical experiment: a face transplant, created from the mold of a stranger.

Hiroshi Teshigahara Japan, 1966
35 mm, DVD


Hiroshi Teshigahara’s debut feature and first collaboration with novelist Kobo Abe, _Pitfall_ is many things: a mysterious, unsettling ghost story, a portrait of human alienation, and a compellingly surreal critique of soulless industry, shot in elegant black and white.

Hiroshi Teshigahara Japan, 1962
35 mm, DVD

Woman in the Dunes

In this art-house sensation, an amateur entomologist has left Tokyo to study an unclassified species of beetle that resides in a remote, vast desert; when he misses his bus back to civilization, he spends the night with a young widow who lives at the bottom of a sand dune.

Hiroshi Teshigahara Japan, 1964
35 mm, DVD