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2014

Kaihoku

Fragile

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(c)Fragile Film Partners

(c)Fragile Film Partners

(c)Fragile Film Partners

(c)Fragile Film Partners

Release Date
October, 18th, 2019
Running Time
114 min
Genre
Drama , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP,Blu-ray
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP, Blu-Ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

Fragile Film Partners

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Trixsta

[ Story ]

The first feature-length work of fiction from director Ota Shingo, whose previous film The End of the Special Time We Were Allowed received praise both in Japan and abroad. It uses a documentary-style approach to depict young people in the Nishinari district of Osaka City, where efforts to clean up the streets are gaining momentum. Screened in the Japanese Cinema Splash section of the 2014 Tokyo International Film Festival.
Suyama (Ota), an assistant director for a television news show, travels to Nishinari to search for a friend who has gone missing. He joins forces with a schizophrenic man named Motoyama (Motoyama Dai) he meets there, and begins to shoot footage of the young people of Nishinari in the hope of turning it into a program...

[ Official Site ]

http://kaihouku-film.com

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2014 Tokyo International Film Festival, Japanese Cinema Splash

[ Contact (International) ]

KING RECORD CO., LTD.
1-2-3 Otowa, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 112-0013
Attn: YAMAGUCHI Yukihiko
tel: +81 3 3945-2181
fax: +81 3 3945-2714
E-mail: yukihiko-yamaguchi@kingrecords.co.jp
https://www.kingrecords.co.jp

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