browse by collection

show titles (120)

French titles '50s-'80s.

show titles (16)


Pistol Opera

comment

To view any of the title sequences you need the latest version of Flash Player 10 plugin or higher. You can download the Flash Player plugin from Adobe.com
  • about
  • comments
  • show all info

Pistol Opera is an experimental excersize in style and a testament of Seijun Suzuki's incomparable cinematic language. The title sequence looks almost retro. We've seen these visual effects before in classic film intros. Think of the sensual, layered, psychedelic images of the James Bond title sequences by James Binder from the 1960s and 1970s, or compare it with the repetitive images of Iginio Lardani's best title works.

Pistol Opera's title sequence was made with opticals and traditional camera animation. The film was shot in 1.33:1 aspect ratio.

Year of production

2001

Full credits

Film Director
Seijun Suzuki

blog comments powered by Disqus