CINEMA FIGHTERS Program
There were man and women who were supposed to think each other from a place far away. On a winter day, they got on the train to meet. On the journey, he unexpectedly received a E-mail from her, and she was lost all the time. In the E-mail, "I want to talk to you...". What is the meaning included in that email ...? Appearance never encounters forever. A story of a painful and transient love that inquires of the depths of men and women spelled out by monologues of people.
Director : Shiro Tokiwa
Shiro Tokiwa was born in Fukuoka. He has been working as a freelance director for movie, commercial, animation and also designer for CD jacket and character such as a Japanese singer, Yosui Inoue’s album. His short film “Crayfish” directed in 2010 won a Best short award and an Audience award at the Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2010. “The Eclipse’s Shadow” directed in 2011 was nominated in the international competition section at the Drama International Short Film Festival in Greece. He is active in various fields, directed the music video “Winding Road” for Elephant Kashimashi, an international commercial for TOYOTA “Dream Car –Letters to the future-” and a promotion video for the X-Box game “GEARS OF WAR”. Official Website : http://www.shirotokiwa.jp