Pattern of the Body Image in La Maison en Petits Cubes on the Basis of Milieu and Individual Relationship


  • Yasemin Kılınçarslan Asist. Prof. Dr.



aesthetic, animated cinema, japan, catharsis, milieu


Kunio Kato’s film “La Maison En Petits Cubes” has two dimensions. One of these is the content design, which depends on aristo aesthetic, and the other one is the visual aesthetic, which depends on tranquil, simple, refreshing and relaxing traditional japan pictures like Ando Hirosige’s. The director manages to configure a visual and content integrity between the form of human body and the design of the city. The human- city analogy is the key point to look at the human consciousness which inquiries the existentialism problems related to changing milieu.

Author Biography

Yasemin Kılınçarslan, Asist. Prof. Dr.

Y.Kılınçarslan is a  Lecturer of Film Studies .  She is now  with the Department of Radio-Television-Cinema, Usak University. Her animated films are; “Metamorphosis” 2D cut-out/stop motion, “Meadow Love” 2D paste-stop motion and “Sun City”2D computer generated cartoon.



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How to Cite

Kılınçarslan, Y. (2014). Pattern of the Body Image in La Maison en Petits Cubes on the Basis of Milieu and Individual Relationship. CINEJ Cinema Journal, 3(1), 150–161.