“Shooting and Flaming -going to Tokyo, staying in Tokushima-“ Co-produced with Tokushima Prefectural Government. A set of two films about the twin sisters, the one going to Tokyo and the other staying in Tokushima, of a story located in Mima, Tokushima, focusing on topics such as hunting, udatsu (the fire walls between gabled roofs of adjacent houses), and migration. The spin-off music video of an original song performed by an imaginary idol unit produced and released at the same time.
“Nishikan” Co-produced by Nishikan Ward Office of Niigata Prefecture and Musashino Art University. A 48 minutes film directed by college students of an original story to entertain the audience with beautiful scenery of Niigata, won double prize at one of the world’s best advertisement festival, New York Festival 2016.
“Harmonica Taiyo” <Now in Production> A sequal to Nishikan co-produced with Nishikan Ward Office of Niigata Prefecture, production now in progress. Shooting throughout a year as the story unfolds by 4 seasons. Please visit official website for more information.
"Last 147 days of Sakuradani Elementary School" A documentary film co-produced with Tokushima Prefectural Government. It is a video recording of the last 6 months of a closing elementary school in the remote area of Tokushima Prefecture, depicting the reality of depopulation through the students’ lives which is a serious but common problem all over the country.
“Suzu” Co-produced with Takaoka Traditional Industry Youth Association, a collective of young craftsmen in Takaoka, Toyama Prefecture. The movie illustrates the issues of the local craftsmen with sense of humor. The location map was also produced in collaboration with the local collage students. Invited screening at Film Festival in Firenze and Milan, Italy. Visit the official website for more information.