Shun NAKAGAWA 中川駿
Nippon Visions ½
Only two days left until graduation at Shimada high school! The four girls Manami, Yuki, Kyoko and Shiori couldn’t have more different personalities, yet they will all have to leave their old lives behind. Using an approach both precise and poetic, director Shun NAKAGAWA tells a story of the fears and hopes of youth. His debut film features an impressive cast of young leading actresses.
Thu., June 08, 2023, 19:30
Original with English subtitles
NOT approved for persons under 18 years
Cityscapes & Countryside Coming of age Drama
Shojo wa sotsugyo shinai
Shun NAKAGAWA based on short stories by Ryo ASAI
Yumi KAWAI, Rina ONO, Rina KOMIYAMA, Tomo NAKAI, Airu KUBOZUKA
About Shun NAKAGAWA
Shun NAKAGAWA, born in Ishikawa Prefecture in 1987, initially worked as an event manager after graduating from college. At the same time, he studied filmmaking at the New Cinema Workshop in Tokyo. His short film debut KALANCHOE (2016) received numerous awards in Japan. His first feature film SAYONARA, GIRLS. (2022 / NC ’23) had its world premiere at the 2022 Tokyo International Film Festival.