Directed by: YOSHIDA Keisuke Casts: KUBOTA Masataka, ARAI Hirofumi, ENOUE Keiko
Drama about the love-hate relationship between two pairs of siblings penned by Himeanole director Yoshida Keisuke. Kazunari (Kubota Masataka) is the half-assed younger brother who appears to be thoughtful and diligent, and his older brother Takuji (...
Directed by: IMAZU Hidekuni Casts:
Directorial debut from Hokkaido-based photographer Imazu Hidekuni, the long-time photographer for the posters at Asahiyama Zoo. This documentary offers an intimate look at animals in Hokkaido, including a flock of 80,000 white-fronted geese, ezonaki ...
Directed by: ODA Manabu Casts: SAKAMOTO Itsuki, SUGA Kenta
Teenage film produced with scholarship funding from the 24th Pia Film Festival. Up-and-coming Oda Manabu scripts and directs this lighthearted romance about two high school boys. High school senior Saimon (Sakamoto Itsuki) is headed for college, and...
Directed by: TANAKA Jun Casts: YUKINAGA Hironobu, NAKAZATO Hiromi, TSUGE Misaki
Horror film produced by the cutting-edge director Tanaka Jun on a shoestring budget of just 700,000 yen. The ability to see ghosts pushes a man and woman to their emotional limits. Official selection for the feature film competition at the 35th Torin...
Directed by: NAITO Eisuke Casts: YAMADA Anna, SHIMIZU Hiroya, OTANI Rinka
Live-action suspense based on manga artist Oshikiri Rensuke's "Liverleaf." Depicts a grandiose tale of revenge fueled by the intertwining emotions of people who have endured abuse, bullying, and other forms of trauma. Nozaki Haruka (Yamada Anna) mov...
Directed by: YOSHIDA Kota Casts: SETO Saori, OKAYAMA Amane
Sensual suspense drama about the love-hate relationship between a man pursuing a perverse relationship and a woman thrown into turmoil by the fate of intense love. Based on the Wakayama dating website robbery and homicide from 2002. Emiko (Seto Saor...
Directed by: HASHIMOTO Hiroyuki Casts: SAKURA Ayane, MINASE Inori, TANEDA Risa
Feature film produced for the TV anime series based on the four-panel comic by the manga artist Koi. Cocoa (Sakura Ayane) arrives in a new town and takes up residence at a cafe called Rabbit House. She quickly becomes buddies with Rize (Taneda Risa)...
Directed by: KANAMORI Masaaki Casts: NISHINO Akihiro, YAMAMOTO Mayumi, Mihiro
A drama focusing on a designer and a molding artist who practices a traditional craft in the city of Takaoka in Toyama Prefecture. Kuon Shigeru (Nishino Akihiro) works at the molding factory run by his father Kouzaburo (Watanabe Tetsu). Every day Sh...
Directed by: MATSUMOTO Yusaku Casts: SHINOZAKI Kokoro, ANJO Urara, SUZUKI Kosuke
In this ensemble drama inspired by the Akihabara Massacre which occurred in 2008, people discover a glimmer of hope amid despair and attempt to go on with life. In the director's chair is up-and-comer, Matsumoto Yusaku, who makes his feature film deb...
Directed by: ADACHI Satoshi, MICHIKAWA Kei Casts: MIZUSHIMA Yu, YOSHIMOTO Miyu, TOYOHARA Kosuke
A drama focusing on the World Heritage Site, Tomioka Silk Mill, and the dawn of Japan's silk industry legacy. Set in Gunma Prefecture during the early Meiji Era, the film depicts efforts of young women who supported the modernization of Japan. In th...
Directed by: SUWA Nobuhiro Casts: Jean-Pierre Léaud, Pauline Etienne, Maud Wyler
Perfect Couple director Suwa Nobuhiro welcomes The 400 Blows star Jean-Pierre Léaud to this Japanese-French co-production. Jean (Jean-Pierre Léaud) is an aging actor troubled by his inability to feign death. Haunted by the past, he visits an old est...
Directed by: SUGAWARA Hiroshi Casts: KASA Natsuki, SHIRAHASE Kaira, NAKATA Seina
A national photography competition which decides Japan's top high school photography club is the subject of this coming-of-age film depicting high schoolers putting everything they have into photography. At the helm is Sugawara Hiroshi of Seven Days'...
Directed by: YAMAMURA Koji Casts:
Short animation by animation artist Yamamura Koji, whose film Mt. Head was nominated for Best Animated Short Film at the 75th Academy Awards. Produced for the stage at the behest of French pianist Catherine Verhelst and stage designer Herv? Tougeron...
Directed by: HIROTA Leona Casts: KURIHARA Rui, ARAMAKI Yoshihiko, SOMEYA Toshiyuki
The sequel to 2015's Les Garcons-Bonbons directed by Hirota Leona, who is also known as an actress. Kitazawa Haku (Kurihara Rui) had watched a movie and dreamed he was in a parallel universe. Meanwhile, Ryu (Kamiya Riku), the older brother of Haku's...
Directed by: YAMAGISHI Aya Casts: ISHIZAKI Natsumi, TAMURA Kentaro, ITABASHI Shunya
The 11th collaboration project in an academic-industry partnership between vocational school, Tokyo Visual Arts, and distributor, Tollywood. Takamura Sayumi (Ishizaki Natsumi) is a girl with an indecisive personality. She meets slightly unusual boys...
Directed by: SUZUKI Kosuke Casts: OMASA Aya, OKINA Megumi, TAKAOKA Saki
Drama about the struggles of a heroine who infiltrates a company as a corporate spy, set in a venerable cosmetics company. Directed by Suzuki Kosuke of Tokyo PR Woman. Rookie corporate spy Misawa Akane (Omasa Aya) infiltrates a venerable cosmetics c...
Directed by: SAKO Tadahiko Casts: SENAGA Kamejiro
Documentary about Senaga Kamejiro, the man who stood up to the US Army in Okinawa under US occupation. The feature film is re-edited with footage added to the highly acclaimed TV documentary that aired in 2016. Sakamoto Ryuichi created the theme song...
Directed by: TAKESHITA Masao Casts: HARADA Taizo, YAMAMOTO Mirai, KONISHI Manami
Feature film drama adaptation of the original story by novelist Ibuki Yuki. Directed by Takeshita Masao of Jump. Takamiya Toshikazu (Harada Taizo) works as a long-distance overnight bus driver from his hometown in Niigata. One night his ex-wife Miyu...
Directed by: SUGITA Kyoshi Casts: NAMIKI Akie, KITAMURA Misaki, KASAJIMA Tomo
Based on four tanka poems, selected in a contest with the theme of light, this film illustrates the meaning of light in the lives of four female protagonists. Shiori (Kitamura Misaki), Yukiko (Kasajima Tomo), Kyoko (Ito Kana) and Sachiko (Namiki Aki...
Directed by: WATANABE Hirobumi Casts: IMAMURA Gaku, Ringo, WATANABE Hirobumi
Winner of the Japan Cinema Splash Award at the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival for Poolside Man, director Watanabe Hirobumi helms this road movie illustrating the peculiarity of being alive through the quiet life and strange journey of two dev...
Directed by: UCHIDA Eiji Casts: SHIBUKAWA Kiyohiko, TOTSUGI Shigeyuki, UCHIDA Chika
Tanizaki Junichiro's novel, 'Kami to Hito to no Aida' which drew on real life experiences, is brought to life in this drama which changes the setting to modern times. At the helm is "Lowlife Love" director, Uchida Eiji. Hozumi (Shibukawa Kiyohiko), ...
Directed by: TODA Hikaru Casts: MINAMI Kazuyuki, YOSHIDA Masafumi
Documentary about contemporary Japanese society through the lives of people in challenging circumstances including LGBT individuals and those left out of Japan's family registry system. Director Toda Hikaru, who has worked for many years in the US an...
Directed by: IKEDA Akira Casts: SUMII Kujirako, SHIBA Hirofumi, OTA Michi
The "dreams" seen by people are intertwined through an abstract mystery in this surreal fantasy directed by Ikeda Akira whose Anatomy of a Paper Clip won the grand prizes at the International Film Festival Rotterdam and the Vancouver International Fi...
Directed by: OGATA Takaomi Casts: MATUBAYASHI Urara, MIZUISHI Atomu, TSUTSUI Mariko
The propagation of fake news and the fiendish appetite of those who consume such information are revealed in this drama by Sunk in to the Womb director, Ogata Takaomi. One morning, Hitomi's (Matubayashi Urara) homeroom teacher is taken away by polic...
Directed by: MATSUI Daigo Casts: MORITA Kokoro, TANAKA Reiko, TANAKA Taketo
Coming-of-age story consisting of a single 74-minute take covering one month in the lives of youths floundering in the gap between reality and fiction, based on a true story. Directed by Matsui Daigo of Japanese Girls Never Die. The rap group MOROHA ...
Casts & Staffs
- Faniy MOSQUES
- Gustavo SOTO
- Christian HUAYGUA
- Luis MAMANI
- Luzmila CARPIO
- HASHIMOTO Yasuo
- UEHARA Shinichi
- Guillermo RUIZ
- Dolphin Productions
- MATSUSHITA Toshifumi
- SUNAHARA Yukiko
- SUENAGA Tomoya
- TAKANO Yasuo
- OCHI Sadao
- Captain Kuhio Production Partners
- KITAGAWA Eriko
- SHIZUYA Isao
- IZUMI Yoshihiro
- YAMAZAKI Takaaki
- MONSTER ULTRA
- MARUTA Jungo
- TSUJI Shigehito
- IRIE Koji
- TAKAGI Nobuko
- OOGO Suzuka
- NISHIGUCHI Noriko
- YASUDA Fumio
- KOSHIMIZU Yasuhiro
- OTANI Tetsuo
- HAYASHI Yumika
- TWIN TAIL
- MAMEOKA Ryosuke
- MORITA Masanori
- SUZUKI Aya
- NAKAMURA Tatsuya
- KOBAYASHI Takiji
- HASHIMOTO Tsukuru
- HIRASAWA Tatsuro
- YOSHIDA Kazumasa
- Jun Ichikawa Office
- SHIGINO Akira
- IRIE Kiwa
- KOSUGE Masao
- KAGAWA Masahito
- KUSAKARI Mayuu
- YU Jin-Seon
- KATABUCHI Sunao
- MIYAMURA Toshimasa
- NITTA Jiro
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