Festival Report: Asiana International Short Film Festival
The opening films included a French animation from the official competition, and “The Human Face,” a documentary short film about the Make-up artist, Kazuhiro Tsuji. The reception was held after the opening films y where celebrities also came to chat with guests from all around the world.
On Sunday 4th, “The Collection from Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia” was screened at Cinecube theater. Before the screening, SSFF & ASIA Festival Director, Seigo Tono was introdu ced to the audience, and Tono thanked the AISFF team and especially Mr. Ahn Sung Ki, the ASIFF Festival Director who came to Japan to celebreate the 20th anniversary of SSFF & ASIA in June this year.
The films included in the program were “”Tokyo 21st October,” directed by Hiroshi Okuyama, “Pay Phone,” directed by Yurugu Matsumoto, “Tokyo Comet,” directed by Hiroki Horanai, “Novela Picaresca,” directed by Kenji Qurata and “Phantom Collector,” directed by Hiroya Taka. Director Kenji Qurata was also present at the Q & A with its cast memebers.