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2018 Asian American International Film Festival

MIYAKO

Directed by Yua Nakada

SHORT FILMS / Japan / 16 mins / Japanese / International Premiere

Plays In:
FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

Co-Presented by Asia Society
August 4, 2018 1:00 pm Not Available

Description

The main character Tomohiro was troubled with his course in life. He is in the third grade at junior high school. He delivered to a Geisha house to help his families business. At that time, he saw the severe world of Maiko. He is gradually attracted to becoming a Maiko.


Director's Bio

3rd year student at Kyoto University of Art and Design, Film Production Major.

Credits

: Taiji Tokaji, Mayako Sano, Toshihiro Minamata


Plays in

  1. FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

    SPECIAL EVENTS, SHORTS PROGRAMS / 86 mins
    The FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH shorts program celebrates works by media makers of Asian descent under the age of 21. Those in this category are in competition for the One to Watch Award.

    In This Program: MIYAKO, KILL GREEN, Religion for Dummies, PICNIC PERFECT, KITE (GABUL), Stupidly Happy, DISTANT SELF-PORTRAIT, 12.10.2016 (Tawareekh), LILANKO (sincere)


Dates & Times

Plays In:
FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

Co-Presented by Asia Society
August 4, 2018 1:00 pm Not Available