Dunes

Woman of the Dunes (1964)

Review first published by EyeforFilm Teshigahara Hiroshi’s Woman of the Dunes (Suna no onna) opens with the image of a strange crystal shape whose uneven enormity fills the entire screen, challenging viewers to identify what it is. The next, equally baffling shot, taken from further back, is of a pyramid-like pile of these alien rocks, still difficult…