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2017

Emoto ke no Godot

Godot of the Emotos

柄本家のゴドー

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(c)104 coLtd

Release Date
April, 20th, 2019
Running Time
64 min
Genre
Documentary
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP,Blu-ray
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP, Blu-ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Documentary Japan

[ Story ]

The acting family, the Emotos, are the subject of this documentary following Emoto Akira and his sons. Prominent cameraman Yamazaki Yutaka, who has been involved with shooting Kore-eda Hirokazu's films, surveils a rehearsal hall and documents the hours a father hands down his skills to his sons with strictness and warmth.
While working as well liked actors, siblings Emoto Tasuku and Tokio have also formed the theatre unit "ETx2". In 2014, they performed Samuel Beckett's masterpiece absurdist play 'Waiting for Godot'. In 2017, they once again took on Godot, and invited their father Emoto Akira to direct.

[ Official Site ]

http://emotoke-no-godot.com

[ Contact (International) ]

DOCUMENTARY JAPAN, INC.
1F, Wako Bldg., 8-12-20 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052
Attn: TABAKOTANI Akiko
tel: +81 3 5570 3551
fax: +81 3 5570 3550
E-mail: a.tabakotani@documentary.jp