Shuichi OKITA 沖田修一


Nippon Cinema   ª 

60-year-old Katsu enjoys his tranquil life in the woods. Suddenly a film crew bursts into the scenery and interrupts his work with the shooting of a zombie film. An improbable friendship develops between the rustic lumberjack and the nervous and insecure rookie-director Koichi.

Winner of the Nippon Cinema Award 2012
Winner of the Nippon Cinema Award 2012

Kitsutsuki to ame

日本 2011

129 分

Office Shirous, Parade


役所広司, Shun OGURI, Kengo KORA, Asami USUDA

About Shuichi OKITA

Shuichi OKITA was born in Aichi Prefecture in 1977 and studied at Nihon University College of Art. He made his directorial debut with WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD in 2006. His comedy THE WOODSMAN AND THE RAIN (2011) won the Jury Prize at the 2011 Tokyo International Film Festival, as well as the NIPPON CINEMA AWARD at the 2012 NIPPON CONNECTION Film Festival.