Far from Tokyo, a rarely seen view of Japanese culture is revealed through ancient rituals and extraordinary musical spectacle. The film invites the audience to immerse into this unconventional and trans-formative world.
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a celebration of sound and its spirituality (the relation between sound and religion is very important), from noh and sho to falling snow and rivers streams. a sound is not something one creates, but it is given to play with and to communicate with nature that way, each chapter is a piece of the world waiting to be revealed to you, a knowledge given with joy and calm. "ma" means a space between sounds, i believe