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2012

Karakara

KARAKARA

カラカラ

(c)2012 KARAKARA PARTNERS & ZUNO FILMS

(c)2012 KARAKARA PARTNERS & ZUNO FILMS

(c)2012 KARAKARA PARTNERS & ZUNO FILMS

(c)2012 KARAKARA PARTNERS & ZUNO FILMS

Release Date
January, 19th, 2013
Running Time
104 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP
Screen Size
American Vista (1:1.85)
Sound Processing
Dolby Surround
Subtitle
English, French

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

The Ryukyu Shimpo, Radio Okinawa, Kukuru Vision, Zuno Films

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Kukuru Vision, Bitters End

[ Production Studio ]

Kukuru Vision, Zuno Films

[ Story ]

Road movie about cultivating friendship across both nationality and circumstances, as a man and woman who meet in Okinawa go on a journey together. Directed by Claude Gagnon, whose film Kenny was an international hit in the 1980s. Honored in two categories, including an audience award, at the 36th Montreal World Film Festival.
Pierre (Gabriel Arcand), a retired university professor from Canada, visits Okinawa for a Qigong retreat. There he happens to meet Junko (Kudo Yuki), a local homemaker, and they hit it off immediately. However, the next day, Junko shows up after being punched by her husband.

[ Official Site ]

http://www.bitters.co.jp/karakara

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2012 Montreal World Film Festival, Competition,
Openness to the World Award, Cinemathèque québécoise Public
Award for the most popular Canadian Feature Film
2012 Hawaii International Film Festival
2012 Shanghai International Film Festival

[ Contact (International) ]

Kukuru Vision Inc.
International Department

#301 Higa Apartment, 2-4-20 Izumizaki, Naha-shi, Okinawa 900-0021
Rep: MIYAHIRA Takako
tel: +81-98-996-1456
fax: +81-98-996-1456
E-mail: info@kukuruvision.com , takako@kukuruvision.com
http://www.kukuruvision.com

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