Different uses of archive in “Minamata”

Portraits

Compare to credit sequence of Spike Lee’s When the Levees Broke

Localness

Versus officialness (Chisso, Osaka, Tokyo…)

See tension in octopus fisherman’s testimony, clip of his fishing…

Public records: banners, records, sashes and posters–in public space

Look at clip featuring funeral for Kumamoto doctor…

And then, the final melée at the 1970 stockholders’ meeting…

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