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Wed 27 March
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(Cláudia Varejão, Portugal/Japan 2016, 112 minutes, subtitles)
A serenely intimate portrait of three generations of Japanese diving women, their mothers and grandmothers whose delicate bodies transform underwater into those of sea hunters. The ama-san’s way of life dates back 2,000 years and their mysterious rituals seemingly come from such a faraway and dreamlike past. Showing their spirituality, their reverence for nature, their courage and a strong sense of community, this is an extraordinary documentary about women's power and the way that is channelled, in the sea and on land.
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