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Free Online Documentary Screenings: Films of HANEDA Sumiko (Canada only), July 1-3

Dear H-Net Japan Members,

Continuing our Celebration of Women in Film, the Japan Foundation, Toronto will be spotlighting the most important and prolific female documentary filmmaker from Japan, HANEDA Sumiko. Long neglected in the West, Haneda’s body of work consists of poetic postwar documentaries that are attuned to the roles of women in society and cycles of rural life.