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: 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: 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: 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: SHUTO Rin Casts: IKEDA Natsumi, SUGAMOTO Yuko, KASAI Yusuke
Up-and-coming director Shuto Rin's film which won the runner-up prize at MOOSIC LAB 2017, a stepping stone for young film directors. The story depicts a very normal high school girl aimlessly running off with the girl spawned by her jealousy. Akino...
Directed by: ONO Sayaka Casts: Ouji, Ayu, Jurian
Having made her debut with the autobiographical documentary The Duckling, Ono Sayaka directs, shoots, and edits this documentary focusing on Japan's sexual minorities. After a man starts to wear women's clothing simply hoping to be stylish, he finds...
Directed by: TAJIRI Yuji Casts: MIZUSAWA Shingo, OSHIMA Hako, MORIYA Fumio
Inspired by novelist Uchida Hyakken's 'Noraya', this drama depicts the connection between cats and humans. Veteran director, Tajiri Yuji of Broken Pieces helms. Tsukumo Sakumi (Mizusawa Shingo) is an undistinguished screenwriter who discovers a stra...
Directed by: KUROSAWA Kiyoshi Casts: Kaho, SOMETANI Shota, HIGASHIDE Masahiro
Companion piece to Kurosawa Kiyoshi's Before We Vanish, which was an official selection for the 70th Cannes Film Festival's Un Certain Regard section. Etsuko's (Kaho) colleague Miyuki (Kishii Yukino) reveals that her house is haunted. Etsuko is worr...
Directed by: OKABE Junya Casts: DAITOH Shunsuke, WATANABE Shu, YAMAMOTO Chihiro
Sci-fi action reboot of the hero TV series "Silver Mask" and "Super Robot Red Barron". Producer, screenwriter and director Okabe Junya creates radically new visual scenes. The year is 2050, and humans are mostly extinct from earth. The surviving fiv...
Directed by: UEDA Shinichiro Casts: HAMATSU Takayuki, Mao, SHUHAMA Harumi
The film opens in a run-down, abandonad warehouse where a film crew are making a zombie film… Yet, this is no ordinary warehouse. It's been said that it's the site of where military experiments took place… Out of nowhere, real zombies arrive and te...
Directed by: Jacky WOO Casts: SUZUKI Sarina, AKAZA Miyoko, YUKIMURA Izumi
A drama adapting to film children's book author, Wakiya Midori's "Kibo no Switch ha, Kusu" by internationally engaged filmmaker Jacky Woo. Miyuki (Suzuki Sarina) devotes herself to caring for her daughter Nozomi () who has cerebral palsy. Without re...
Directed by: ISE Shinichi Casts: NISHIMURA Nao, NISHIMURA Norikazu, NISHIMURA Nobuko
Documentary film covering 35 years in the life of filmmaker Ise Shinichi's family. Like his previous films Nao-chan, Piglet, and Arigato, this film documents his disabled niece Nao and her family Eldest daughter Nao is disabled but has a naturally s...
Directed by: TANAKA Yukio Casts:
Documentary that captures the genuine emotional state of a college student with Gender Identity Disorder who undergoes sex reassignment surgery. Directed by Tanaka Yukio of ITECHO and On the road. Miyu has dreamed of becoming a female since early ch...
Directed by: KUMASAKA Izuru Casts: MIYAJI Junichi, NAKAZAWA Shinichi, KAYAMA Yuzo
Miyaji Junichi, Kuwata Keisuke's classmate who christened his band "Southern All Stars" and anthropologist Nakazawa Shinichi who uses a technique known as "Earth Dive" to trace the past of an area of land, unravel the appeal and mystery of Chigasaki ...
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- 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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