Shinichiro UEDA 上田慎一郎
On Demand: Popran
Nippon Cinema ª
Shinichiro UEDA's low-budget zombie hit ONE CUT OF THE DEAD (2017 / NC ’18) catapulted into the hearts of genre fans worldwide. His new film is about Tagami, a successful CEO of a manga distributor, who discovers one morning that his penis has disappeared and is flying around through the skies of Tokyo. POPRAN is a bizarre piece of entertainment cinema.
About Shinichiro UEDA
Shinichiro UEDA was born in Shiga Prefecture in 1984. Having made films ever since high school, he eventually founded his own production company, PANPOKOPINA, in 2010. His first short films earned success at several film festivals. His 2017 debut feature film ONE CUT OF THE DEAD (NC ’18) brought in more than a thousandfold of its production budget and won numerous awards.