The seven short films in this collection explore the lives of modern Japanese. What are their concerns, fears, hopes and dreams? We delve into a variety of topics with animated goats, a comedic search for coins, an obsession with beards, a comic book come to life, a twisted fairy tale, and a documentary about sumo-wrestling women. The movies demonstrate a wide breadth of new filmmaking talent in Japan’s creative sector.
The films are:
- Prowler by Toshiharu Yaegashi
- The Broom by Yo Kohatsu
- Little Miss Sumo by Matt Kay
- Boze by Fuyuko Mochizuki
- Beard and Raincoat by Kimi Yawata
- My Little Goat by Tomoki Misato
- Robu by Kai Hasson
Estimated total run time: 103 minutes.
Rating TBC. Contact your cinema for details.