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Drawing Restraint 9

  • Release Date: Mar 29, 2006
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  • Runtime: 2 hr. 23 min.
  • Genres: Sci-Fi/Fantasy
  • Director:Matthew Barney


Filmmaker and artist [[Performer~P237238~Matthew Barney~matthewbarney]] collaborated with his wife, noted musician [[Performer~P263499~Björk~björk]], for this ambitious experimental feature. Aboard a Japanese fishing vessel named the Nisshin Maru, a crew of laborers constructs "the Field," a sculptural mold in the shape of an oval that is filled with melted petroleum jelly. As the crew slaves over the project, a man and woman (played by [[Performer~P237238~Barney~matthewbarney]] and...more

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