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2 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
In an experimental film, two Westerners (Matthew Barney, Björk) board a Japanese whaling vessel and don wedding clothing for a special ceremony. Meanwhile, the ship's crew constructs a mold for a lozenge-shaped symbol, and the captain regales the Westerners with tales of the ship's history.

Cast: Matthew Barney , Björk , Susil Osoma ,

Director: Matthew Barney

Genres: Fantasy

Distributor: IFC Films

Drawing Restraint 9 (2005)

Release Date: March 29th, 2006|2 hr. 23 min.

critic reviews (10)
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  • 25
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Anyone who puts production gloss above performance, plot, dialogue and editing may thrill to Drawing Restraint 9. show more

  • 50
    Frank Scheck The Hollywood Reporter

    Visual artist and filmmaker Matthew Barney's follow-up to his acclaimed "Cremaster" film series continues this provocateur's penchant for outrageous imagery and numbing non-narratives. show more

  • 88
    Ken Fox TV Guide

    A gorgeous feature that's both passing strange and undeniably beautiful. show more

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