Fumiari HYUGA 日向史有

I Am A Comedian

Nippon Docs   ¾ 

Daisuke MURAMOTO became famous as a member of the comedy duo Woman Rush Hour with his on-stage rants about Japanese politics. He was eventually banned from TV by the networks. Documentary filmmaker Fumiari HYUGA accompanied MURAMOTO for three years, creating a deeply emotional portrait of a fascinating personality.


Guests:
Fumiari HYUGA

Wed., June 07, 2023, 19:00

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NAXOS Cinema

International premiere in presence of the director Fumiari HYUGA

Original with English subtitles

NOT approved for persons under 18 years

Comedy Documentary Politics

アイ アム ア コメディアン
Ai amu a komedian

Japan, South Korea 2022

108 minutes

Director
Fumiari HYUGA

Cinematography
Yuji KANAZAWA

World sales
Article Films

About Fumiari HYUGA
日向史有

Fumiari HYUGA, born in Tokyo in 1980, joined the television production company Documentary Japan in 2006 and shot several short documentaries, including works on the military draft in Ukraine and Syrian refugees in Japan. His short film TOKYO KURDS (2017) was later extended into a feature-length version that won him the NIPPON DOCS AWARD at the 2022 Nippon Connection Film Festival. I AM A COMEDIAN (2022 / NC ’23) is his second feature-length film and had its world premiere at the 2022 Tokyo International Film Festival.