Midi Onodera
Moving Image Artist


home movie 5

Posted July 1, 2014

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow.

home movie 4

Posted June 1, 2014

Birthdays, somehow they’re always disappointing.

home movie 3

Posted May 1, 2014

I admit it, I love this song.

home movie 2

Posted April 1, 2014

Dancing is really a frame of mind.

home movie 1

Posted March 1, 2014

Time stands still for no one, only the movie camera.

The building is the message

Posted January 31, 2014

This found reel of 16mm reveals a slice of life in late 1960s Toronto at the corner of Yonge St. and Charles St. E. This building, the old Postal Station, is now home to Starbucks and McDonalds. How things have changed!

Strawberry Tuesday

Posted January 1, 2014

While sourcing found footage for this year’s project I came across the 16mm “music video” for Strawberry Tuesday by the late 1960’s group, Sidewalk Skipper Band. I am posting the first video of the year as a ready-made. I have not altered or manipulated the footage. Though the band never made it as the cultural […]

my junk

Posted December 1, 2013

Have you ever noticed that men only refer to their partners as “the wife”? I’ve never met a woman who says “the husband”.

pet stains

Posted November 1, 2013

Lady Macbeth had this problem as well. “Out, damned spot! out, I say!” – Macbeth Act 5, Scene 1

secrets to retiring in Thailand

Posted October 1, 2013

Since gay marriage is not yet legal in Thailand, this is for straight men only.