TOKYO FILMeX Competition screening line up announced!

TOKYO FILMeX Competition

This year’s TOKYO FILMeX Competition will present 10 new films by the best emerging filmmakers in Asia. All films in the section will be screened with English Subtitles. (★=first feature)  

 

Shadow of Water
 Shadow of Water
India / 2019 / 116min.
Director:Sanal Kumar SASIDHARAN

 

Last Night I Saw You Smiling
 Last Night I Saw You Smiling
Cambodia, France / 2019 / 77min.
Director: NEANG Kavich

 

Wet Season
 Wet Season
Singapore / 2019 / 103min.
Director: Anthony CHEN

 

Verdict
 Verdict
Philippine/ 2019 / 126min.
Director: Raymund Ribay GUTIERREZ

 

Nina Wu
 NINA WU
Taiwan, Malaysia, Myanmer / 2019 / 102min.
Director: Midi Z

 

Balloon
 Balloon
China / 2019 / 102min.
Director: Pema Tseden

 

 

Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains
 Dwelling in the Fuchun Mountains
China / 2019 / 154min.
Director: GU Xiaogang

 

Height of the Wave
 Height of the Wave
South Korea / 2019 / 94min.
Director: PARK Jung-Bum

 

It Stopped Raining
 It Stopped Raining
Japan / 2019 / 99min.
Director: NAKAGAWA Ryutaro

 

book-paper-scissors
 book-paper-scissors
Japan / 2019 / 94min.
Director: HIROSE Nanako

 

 

 

Special Screening / FILMeX Classic screening line up announced!

Special Screening

The Special Screenings section presents 6 films from Asia and around the world  

Shadow Play
 The Shadow Play【opening film】
China / 2018 / 125min.
Director: LOU Ye
(c) DREAM FACTORY, Travis Wei

 

Coming Home Again
 Coming Home Again【closing film】
America, Korea / 2019 / 85min.
Director: Wayne WANG

 

The Perfect Candidate
 The Perfect Candidate
Saudi Arabia, Germany / 2019 / 101min.
Director: Haifaa Al MANSOUR

 

Vitalina Varela
 Vitalina Varela
Portugal / 2019 / 124min.
Director: Pedro COSTA

 

3 faces
 3 Faces
Iran / 2018 / 101min.
Director: Jafar PANAHI

 

Documentary on the Shadow Play
 A Documentary on the Shadow Play
China / 2019 / 94min.
Director: MA Yingli

 


 

FILMeX Classic

 

The Cow
 The Cow
Iran / 1969 / 105min.
Director: Dariush MERHRJUI

 

HHH
 HHH: A Portrait of Hou Hsiao-Hsein
France, Taiwan / 1997 / 91min.
Director: Olivier ASSAYAS

 

Flowers of Shanghai
Flowers of Shanghai
Taiwan / 1998 / 130min.
Director: HOU Hsiao Hsein
©1998/2019 侯孝賢映像製作社・松竹株式会社

 

The Wheel of Life
The Wheel of Life
Taiwan / 1983 / 104min.
Director: King HU, LEE Hsing, PAI Ching-Jui

 

The Wheel of Life
Raining in the Mountain
Taiwan / 1979 / 120min.
Director: King HU

 

 


 

Filmmaker in Focus: SAKAMOTO Junji / Popular Screening of Past FILMeX Winners line up announced!

Filmmaker in Focus: SAKAMOTO Junji

Tekken
 Tekken
Japan / 1990 / 128min.
Director: SAKAMOTO Junji
©1990/写真提供:リトルモア

 

Billiken
 Billiken
Japan / 1996 / 100min.
Director: SAKAMOTO Junji

 

KT
 KT
Japan, Korea / 2002 / 138min.
Director: SAKAMOTO Junji

 


 

Popular Screening of Past FILMeX Winners

Suzhou River
 Suzhou River
China / 2000 / 83min.
Director: LOU Ye

 

Breathless
 Breathless
Korea / 2009 / 130min.
Director: YAN Ik-june

 

Flowers of Shanghai
 Love Addiction
Japan / 2010 / 92min.
Director: UCHIDA Nobuteru