Friday, April 23, 2010
Kyôfu - Hiroshi Takahashi (2010)
The sixth film in super producer Taka Ichise's J-Horror series that began with Masayuki Ochiai’s “Infection”, "Kyôfu" has screenwriter Hiroshi Takahashi (Ringu, Crows Zero II) step behind the camera to bring us a chilling story of brain experiments and one sister's search for her missing sibling. "Kyôfu" is due out in Japanese theatres in July.
Prisoner/ Terrorist - Masao Adachi (2006)
Groundbreaking filmmaker Masao Adachi explores his personal history as a leftist working with Palestinian groups in Jordan through the fictional story of a terrorist named "M" (Tomorowo Taguchi) who is imprisoned after a botched grenade attack. Reality and fantasy mix as "M" is interrogated and tortured by his captors.