Japan

Breaker // Featured Short Film

BREAKER

In tomorrow’s Tokyo, the technologically-enhanced body of a young mercenary hacker is overrun by a sentient data weapon. Wanted, the parasitic A.I becomes her only ally as she is chased across the city by those seeking to salvage it. Cyberpunk films have been around for decades now, and are still[…]

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Pessim || Featured Short Film

Pessim

A short film depicting city cultures that grow in suburbs of Japan, seen through the eyes of a lonely man struggled with his past. From beginning to end, an exasperating experience taking us right between Japanese tradition and western culture. With a collection of styles and techniques, Pessim is a[…]

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Shuen || Featured Short Film

Shuen

In the ruins of a destroyed Tokyo, a girl and her brother fight for survival. The genre has been seen from almost every angle possible, but once in a while we get a refreshing version of it. The particularity of ‘Shuen’, a film directed and created by Canadian filmmaker Philippe[…]

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River | Featured Short Film

River

A modern day odyssey story of a Tokyo gigolo and how a violent attack sets in motion a journey back to his childhood roots. ‘River’ comes in as a true breath of fresh narrative, ravaging its energy from the shimmering Tokyo nights. A film detailed on its style, reflecting the[…]

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