Across Cultures

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Watch 60 films, 170 excerpts and over 80 archival artefacts selected by NFB specialists as part of this unique project.

My Floating World: Miyuki Tanobe

My Floating World: Miyuki Tanobe
1979, director: Ian Rankin, Stephan Steinhouse, Marc F. Voizard

Excerpt (2:04)

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  Description     The film  
A Canadian artist of Japanese origin, Mikyuki Tanobe, lived and painted for a while in a working-class neighborhood in Montreal. Her experience there is remembered through narration, film and her paintings of the community.