Daishi MATSUNAGA 松永大司

Pure Japanese

Nippon Visions   ½ 

After a film shoot in Hollywood, stuntman Tateishi returns to Japan and starts working at a historical theme park. There he meets rebellious orphan Ayumi, who asks him to save her grandfather’s land from the yakuza. But soon the situation gets out of control. The profound action film was produced by multi-talented leading actor Dean FUJIOKA.


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Sat., May 28, 2022, 12:00

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NAXOS Cinema

International premiere

Original with English subtitles

Action Politics Violence

ピュア・ジャパニーズ
Pyua japanizu

Japan 2022

88 minutes

Director
Daishi MATSUNAGA

Script
Tatsuo KOBAYASHI

Cinematography
Takahiro IMAI

Music
Hiroko SEBU

About Daishi MATSUNAGA
松永大司

Daishi MATSUNAGA, born in Tokyo in 1974, started his career as an actor before he went on to direct music videos and commercials. His highly­ acclaimed documentary PYUUPIRU 2001-­2008 (2011 / NC ’10) was screened at several international film festivals. PIETA IN THE TOILET (2015 / NC ’16), which was awarded at the Yokohama Film Festival, was MATSUNAGA’s fiction film debut.