Directed by: Chen Kaige Casts: SOMETANI Shota, Huang Xuan, ABE Hiroshi
Japan-China co-production about monk Kukai and poet Hakurakuten as they tackle a tremendous mystery that shakes Chang'an, based on author Yumemakura Baku‘s "Samon kukai tou no kuni nite oni to utagesu." Directed by Farewell My Concubine's Chen Kaige....
Directed by: KUSHIDA Kazuyoshi Casts: NAKAMURA Shido, NAKAMURA Kankuro, NAKAMURA Shichinosuke
Twenty-eighth Cinema Kabuki digital theatrical screening of kabuki shot with HD cameras. Classic kabuki repertoire performed with a modern twist by Cocoon Kabuki is turned into film while preserving the immediacy of a playhouse. Iemon (Nakamura Shid...
Directed by: CHIBA Seiji Casts: OGINO Karin, SHIDA Yumi, Kyoka
Alien vs. Ninja director, Chiba Seiji, resumes directorial and screenplay duties in this follow-up to Chou Kowaihanashi Comprised of four episodes, each stars current and former members of the idol group Yumemiru Adolescence. "Creak" is an encounter ...
Directed by: UMEZAWA Soichi Casts: TAKEDA Anna, SUGIMOTO Momoka, FUJITA Ena
A horror film in which people are beset by cursed clay. Serving as writer, director, and editor is Umezawa Soichi who worked on a segment of the omnibus project, The ABCs of Death2. Hidaka Kaori (Takeda Anna) has transferred to a vocational school. ...
Directed by: UMENOKI Keiko Casts: SHINADA Makoto, UJIHARA Kyoko, KINOUCHI Akiko
Self-produced drama aiming to revitalize Ogijima island in the Seto Inland Sea by conveying the island's charms. A boy and girl who relocated to the island grow up as they become high school students and worry about love and their path in life. Fift...
Directed by: SUGIMOTO Akiko Casts: UCHIKOSHI Shizu, HIRAYAMA Reiko, TERADA Keiko
A documentary by Sugimoto Akiko who shot the independent film Seaside Road Danchi Story about a public housing complex on the verge of demolition. The camera is once again turned on the same public housing apartments as new construction begins and ca...
Directed by: HONGO Yoshiaki Casts: Jean-Pierre Zengoro, Kana Obry, TAMAKI Katsuo
Documentary based on journalist and commentator Miki Takeshi's "Kuhaku no iminshi - New Caledonia to Okinawa." Miki serves as the navigator and explores the themes of family, war and ethnic groups from multiple perspectives. On his first visit to Ne...
Directed by: SHIOZAKI Toshiko Casts:
Documentary about kids growing up as they attend the Korean school in Edakawa in Tokyo's Koto district. Footage covering first-graders in 2010 through graduation was edited as a work-in-progress and given a special screening at the Yamagata Internati...
Directed by: OURA Miran Casts:
Oura Miran was a university student when she shot this documentary about her family in the aftermath of the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami. The Oura family are forced to leave their hometown of Namie because of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster....
Directed by: AGATSUMA Kazuki Casts:
Depicts the aftermath to disaster as a sequel to The People Living in Hadenya, which followed daily life in the Hadenya fishing village in Miyagi Prefecture's Sanriku Town during the three years prior to the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami. Depicts the...
Directed by: MAKABE Yukinori Casts: James Jirayu, ABE Junko, Hershel Peppers
Work in the Tokyo Cine-magic project that creates short films about Tokyo, produced by Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia. Directed by Makabe Yukinori of I Am a Monk. A taxi driver, young girl and backer packer travel through fantastical Tokyo that i...
Directed by: IGARASHI Kohei, Damien Manivel Casts: KOGAWA Takara, KOGAWA Keiki, KOGAWA Chisato
A Japan-France jointly produced film co-directed by Igarashi Kohei of Hold Your Breath Like a Lover and Damien Manivel of A Young Poet. It was screened at the 74th Venice International Film Festival.Just before the break of dawn in a small town nestl...
Directed by: IGUCHI Noboru Casts: MIKADO Minori, HON Yuni, UENO Sumire
A quirky horror film depicting the escapades of the ghost revenge group, "Ghost Squad", by the gifted director of The Machine Girl, Iguchi Noboru. Rika (Yanagi Anna) is a young girl thinking of committing suicide who is possessed by the ghosts of th...
Directed by: HARA Kazuo Casts:
A documentary in which Hara Kazuo, director of The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On, covers the 8-year-long court proceedings of a lawsuit against the national government demanding restitutions for wrongful injury from asbestos in the Sennen disctrict...
Directed by: YAMAGISHI Kentaro Casts: TAKEDA Rina, KUBOTA Yuki, SASO Yuki
A road movie depicting a woman who goes on the run with the band of robbers who kidnapped her. It is written and directed by Yamagishi Kentaro, whose short film Tokyo Mukokuseki Shojo was adapted to a feature length film by Oshii Mamoru. Nana (Taked...
Directed by: IMAIZUMI Rikiya Casts: FUKAGAWA Mai, YAMASHITA Kenjiro
Using "marriage" as a theme, this romantic ensemble crisscrosses comical human relationships. Imaizumi Rikiya of Sad Tea writes and directs. Bakery employee Ichii Fumi (Fukagawa Mai) holds a peculiar outlook on marriage: "I doubt anyone would love m...
Directed by: SHIGENO Koki Casts: TOMITA Osamu, IIDA Shota, ONISHI Yuki
This documentary gives an intimate look at enthusiastic fans of ramen and the chefs who make it. Over a 15 month long shoot, Chukasoba Tomita proprietor Tomita Osamu and his customers are interviewed revealing the history of ramen's evolution while a...
Directed by: KAWASE Naomi, A.T., HAGIWARA Kentaro Casts: YAMADA Takayuki, ISHII Anna, AKIRA
The first collection of films from a collaborative project from international short films festival, Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia. The short films are screen dramatizations inspired by the hit songs of group EXILE TRIBE. The six works are compris...
Directed by: KWAK Jae-Yong Casts: FURUKAWA Yuki, FUJII Takemi, TAKENAKA Naoto
Set in Shiretoko, Hokkaido and Tokyo, this mysterious drama depicts two couples who have surpassed space-time. In the director's chair is Kwak Jae-Yong of My Sassy Girl and Cyborg, She. Ryo (Furukawa Yuki) is at the pit of despair after the death of...
Directed by: ENDO Kano, OSAWA Mirai Casts: Kuromori Kagura Hozonkai
The Kuromori Kagura which has continued to this day on the Sanriku coast of Iwate Prefecture is the focus of this documentary. It captures both the kagura troupe who for over 340 years have continued performing the ritual dance at home after home no ...
Directed by: SAKASHITA Yuichiro Casts: UCHIDA Chika, MATSUMOTO Wakana, TAMURA Kentaro
Fifth work in the original film project from Shochiku Broadcasting, which has also come out with Ecotherapy Getaway Holiday and Three Stories of Love. Depicts the struggles of women who were once pop stars and reunite after their breakup twenty years...
Directed by: KIYOHARA Yui Casts: KAWANISHI Nodoka, YASUNO Yukiko, OSAWA Mariwo
In this thriller, two different storylines about a girl who has lost her father and a woman who loses her memory intersect in the same house. Kiyohara Yui made this graduation film at Tokyo University of the Art's graduate school with mentorship from...
Directed by: AMEMIYA Keita Casts: KURIYAMA Wataru, IKEDA Junya, AOKI Tsunenori
The three demon knights from the TV and film SFX action series "Garo" assemble for this film written and directed by Amemiya Keita, the creator of the series. Gold Knight Dougai Ryuga (Kuriyama Wataru) has overcome many fierce battles and has furthe...
Directed by: MUKOYAMA Masahiro Casts: Subenja PONGKORN, TOMITA Katsuya, AIZAWA Toranosuke
A making-of documentary about BANGKOK NITES, the film written and directed by Tomita Katsuya of the production team Kuzoku, put together from over 100 hours of behind-the-scenes footage of the filming. Mukoyama Masahiro, a member of the cinematograph...
Directed by: WATANABE Takeshi Casts: FUJITA Ray, ARAI Atsushi, SOEJIMA Jun
Car action film that shares the same story universe with "Gachiban" and "Yamikin Dogs" and features characters from both series. Directed by Watanabe Takeshi of Neko Ninja. Ex-hoodlum Azuma Aberu (Fujita Ray) works at a car factory and has a side gi...
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