Interview with Yan Director Keisuke Imamura [OAFF 2020]

Yan is the feature debut by Keisuke Imamura, a cinematographer who began his career by teaching himself to shoot independent films while studying at Nihon University’s Department of Fine Arts. After graduation, he apprenticed with […]

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on Apr, 20 · in Interviews

Interview with The Modern Lovers Director Atsuro Shimoyashiro [OAFF 2020]

Atsuro Shimoyashiro was at this year’s Osaka Asian Film Festival with The Modern Lovers, a sexually explicit story about two former lovers reuniting, raking over their past relationship and realizing their regrets. His path to […]

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on Apr, 16 · in Interviews

The Modern Lovers (Japan, 2019) [OAFF 2020]

The dreams we forgo and the promises we break can define our lives as we grow older, a realization that the protagonist of Atsuro Shimoyashiro’s steamy indie drama gradually comes to when he reconnects with […]

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on Apr, 15 · in Reviews

Interview with Reiko and the Dolphin Director Shinji Imaoka [OAFF 2020]

At the Osaka Asian Film Festival 2020 were two veteran pink film directors: Hideo Jojo and Shinji Imaoka. Both had brought dramas far away from what many might have expected of them. The former, a […]

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on Apr, 14 · in Interviews


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