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2015

Shinkiro no fune

The Ark in the Mirage

蜃気楼の舟

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Release Date
January, 30th, 2016
Running Time
99 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP, Blu-ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

chiyuw

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

UPLINK

[ Story ]

Drama about a guy who confronts his own emptiness after reuniting with his homeless father. Directed by Chikuma Yasutomo of Now, I.... Official selection at the 50th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival for the Forum of Independents Competition.
A guy (Komizu Taiga) works at a "kakoiya," which takes care of homeless people in exchange for skimming off their welfare benefits. After reuniting with his father (Takana Min), who abandoned him when he became homeless, he storms out of the kakoiya with his father in tow.

[ Official Site ]

http://uplink.co.jp/SHINKIRO_NO_FUNE/index.php

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2015 Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Forum of Independents - Competition
2015 Singapore International Film Festival, ASIAN VISION
2016 Nippon Connection, Nippon Visions

[ Contact (International) ]

UPLINK Co.
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Rep: ASAI Takashi
Attn: SUMII Naoko
tel: +81 3 6821 6821
fax: +81 3 3485 8785
E-mail: film@uplink.co.jp
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