THEME: Picture This
FRIDAY | 7 - 9 PM
WINTHROP UNIVERSITY | DINA'S PLACE at the DiGIORGIO CAMPUS CENTER | map it
Narrative | 2019 | 5 min. 55 sec.
Suggested Rating | G
Country | Japan
Language | Japanese
Producer | Takashi Yuki
Director | Kenji Qurata
Cast | Yuuka Kani, Maki Kawanabe, Takashi Yuki
[Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia • Cinema on the Bayou]
This is a story about the other side of the world. A daughter grows up without her father, who was a photographer. However, she and her mother only have one photo of him at home. She sees how much her mother misses him and goes on a social media app called “ROBIN” to find special gifts from all over the world.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
Kenji Qurata is an award-winning director, writer, and novelist. He has won the Grand Prix at Sundance Institute NHK Award. He has written and directed TV drama series, “Futari Monologue," “Novela Picaresca,” “Indigo Children,” “EVERYTIME WE SAY GOODBYE,” and more.
Facebook | https://www.facebook.com/qurata.kenji