Tomioka Old Silk Mill, Tomioka city, Gunma.
It is where Makoto Kanakubo was born and raised.
It is a documentary film of his work in which he interprets and conveys attractions of the silk mill as a volunteer guide.
Hakushu Kitahara’s “Weaving Song” is sung in the last half of the film.
This song that used to be sung by the lady factory workers adds nostalgic atmosphere to this film.