Toshiaki TOYODA 豊田利晃

The Day Of Destruction


Nippon Cinema   ª 

In 2020, the specter of the Olympics looms over Japan and a mysterious epidemic makes people lose their minds. The monk Kenichi sets out to exorcise the demons from this world. THE DAY OF DESTRUCTION is an angry punk poem featuring an ear-shattering soundtrack. In TOYODA’s short film WOLF’S CALLING, a mystic gathering of warriors takes place.

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Original with English subtitles

Territories: Worldwide except USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Japan, Australia

Music Mystery Politics

Hakai no hi

Japan 2020

57 minutes

About Toshiaki TOYODA

Toshiaki TOYODA was born in Osaka Prefecture in 1969 and was still a child when he began playing professional Shogi. He began his film career as a scriptwriter for Junji SAKAMOTO. His films have regularly been screened internationally ever since he debuted in 1998 with PORNOSTAR (1998 / NC ’00). Works of his screened at Nippon Connection include BLUE SPRING (2002 / NC ’02), THE BLOOD OF REBIRTH (2009 / NC ’10), I'M FLASH (2012 / NC ’13) and THE MIRACLE OF CRYBABY SHOTTAN (2018 / NC ’19).

Supporting Film

English TitleJapaneseDirectorsCountriesYearLanguageDurationPremiere
Wolf’s Calling狼煙が呼ぶToshiaki TOYODAJapan2019no dialog16 Min.German premiere