The Dead Zone (2.5 min.,1985): Images, repetitive in visual completion, combine with a popular music track and self-acknowledging voice-over to form a void of numbed loneliness and dissatisfaction.

Part of the triptych “Three Short Films.”

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Beyond the Narrative: Identity in Crisis in Midi Onodera’s Short Films
A Guide for Postsecondary Education

CFMDC – Archive/Counter-Archive Educational Guide


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