30 hand picked films. A new one every day
In Hitosuji, a fictitious village of the sort to be found everywhere in rural Japan, everyday life goes on as it always has, around a man who does nothing but sleep.
1996 | Winner: Special Grand Prize of the Jury
1997 | Winner: Best Actor
1997 | Winner: Special Award
1997 | 2 nominations including: Best Director
This film stays with you for such a long time. Great observations from the eyes of a brilliant poet.
From a composite of beautiful visuals to a contemplative story telling, Sleeping Man is magical.
A masterpiece of cinematic stillness. As enigmatic as life itself.
Feels so real, like your life.
...beauty and truth in stillness...