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108 Ratings


Directed by Toshio Matsumoto
Japan, 1982
Avant-Garde, Short


One of Matsumoto’s last shorts, Shift is also among his most impressive works. Through the use of what was at the time state-of-the-art video technology, Matsumoto decomposes a residential building in horizontal stripes, thus tearing down its balance and symmetry.

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Shift Directed by Toshio Matsumoto

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