Numbness of my Wife
Takashe Nagumo (Yutaka Shindo) (director), Kinuko Sato

Edition : First / Tokyo / Privately Printed / 1973 / Softcover. / VG+
4to, Unpaginated (ca 60pp). Brown paper in brown wraps with Black and White Photographs attached with occasional hand annotations. With 4 contact sheets and approximately 58 photographs, mainly action with some location test shots.

One off scrap book produced by the director for the pink movie 'Numbness of my WIfe', released by 'Million films' in 1973. Shindo's work is held in the Archives of The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo. The themes of this piece seem sililar to the rest of the million film/joy pack output- light bondage, shame, power play, reluctance and ruination.

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