Drawing Restraint 9 Poster

Release Date: 2005

DVD Release Date: January 23rd, 2007

Not Yet Rated|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

Ratings & Reviews

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

  • 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

  • Songbird Bjork and artist hubby Matthew Barney team up in Drawing Restraint 9, and the spectacular result is exactly what should be expected from these one-of-a-kind creative oddballs. show more

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