Ryutaro NINOMIYA 二ノ宮隆太郎

Dreaming In Between


Nippon Cinema   ª 

As a high school vice principal, Mr. SUENAGA is a highly respected man. When an odd change in his behavior startles the people around him, few realize that this transformation is related to his state of health. Ryutaro NINOMIYA’s latest work, which was screened at the Cannes Film Festival, will impress audiences with its subtlety and understated style.

Nigekireta yume

Japan 2023

96 minutes

About Ryutaro NINOMIYA

Ryutaro NINOMIYA was born in Kamakura in 1986. He is an actor, director, and script writer. His first feature film THE CHARM OF OTHERS (2012) was awarded at the 34th PIA Film Festival. He went on to play the leading role in his own second feature film SWEATING THE SMALL STUFF (2017), which premiered at the 70th Locarno Film Festival. In 2019, he won the FILMeX New Director Award Grand Prix and his feature MINORI, ON THE BRINK (2019 / NC ’20) was released.