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2019

Kontra

KONTORA

KONTORA コントラ

(c)2020 Kowatanda Films

(c)2020 Kowatanda Films

(c)2020 Kowatanda Films

(c)2020 Kowatanda Films

Release Date
March, 20th, 2021
Running Time
145 min
Genre
Drama , Feature
Color
Monochrome
Screening Format
DCP,ProRes
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP,ProRes)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

KOWATANDA FILMS

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

ReallyLikeFilms, Cinemago

[ Production Studio ]

KOWATANDA FILMS

[ Story ]

The odd meeting between a young girl in search of a mysterious treasure and a homeless man unfolds in monochromatic imagery in this drama. At the helm is Anshul Chauhan, an Indian director presently residing in Japan who garnered attention at domestic and foreign film festivals for his feature film debut, Bad Poetry Tokyo.
High schooler Sora (Marui Wan) retraces the diary her grandfather wrote during the Second World War and begins a search for a treasure. Around the same time, a homeless man (Mase Hidemasa) wordlessly walking backwards strays into the town Sora resides.

[ Official Site ]

https://www.kowatanda.com/kontora

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2019 Tallinn Black Nights FF, Grand Prix Best Film, Best Music
2020 Osaka Asian Film Festival, Best Actor
2020 Japan Cuts, Obayashi Prize
2020 Glasgow Film Festival
2020 SKIP CITY International D-Cinema Festival, Japanese Film Competition, Best Picture Award
2020 Haifa International Film Festival

[ Contact (International) ]

Free Stone Productions Co., Ltd.
International Sales

#214, The Share, 3-25-18 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0001
Rep: TAKAMATSU Miyuki
Attn: NAGATA Fumiko, NAKAMURA Momoko, MURAKAMI Shizuka
tel: +81 80 9467 0401
fax: +81 3 6800 3106
E-mail: fsp-sales@freestone.jp
http://freestone.jp

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