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One Cut of the Dead / カメラを止めるな!

Camera o tomeruna

One Cut of the Dead


(c) Enbu Seminar

(c) Enbu Seminar

(c) Enbu Seminar

(c) Enbu Seminar

Release Date
June, 23rd, 2018
Running Time
96 min
Action/Adventure , Comedy , Horror , Feature
Screening Format
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP, Blu-ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

ENBU Seminar

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

ENBU Seminar

[ Story ]

Unique horror film produced by ENBU Seminar Cinema Project. Became a social-phenomenon hit when the theatrical run exploded from two theaters in Tokyo to a wide-scale release in response to the peculiar structure including a thirty-seven-minute opening cut, despite using a no-name cast.
An indie f ilm crew is shoot ing a zombie f ilm in an a b a n d o n e d b ui l din g d e e p in t h e mo u n t a in s . T h e uncompromising director (Hamatsu Takayuki) drives the production relentlessly and gets to fourty-two takes. Then, real zombies appear and attack the crew, but the director is thrilled and keeps the camera rolling.

[ Official Site ]

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2018 Fantasic Fest "AUDIENCE AWARD" Winner, "HORROR" FEATURES Best Director
2018 Fantaspoa, Competition, Best Film
2018 Far East Film Festival, Competition, Silver Mulberry Audience Award

[ Contact (International) ]

Nikkatsu Corporation
International Sales

3-28-12 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033
Attn: KAWAI Emico, FURUKAWA Mami, KATO Taku, SUNG Tzwei
tel: +81 3 5689 1014
fax: +81 3 5689 1044

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