Killing

Shinya Tsukamoto, Japan

斬, 2018, 80 min, K16
JapanFoundation

Shinya Tsukamoto’s newest film is a minimalistic samurai drama carrying a strongly pacifistic message. It was selected to the main competition section of the 75th Venice International Film Festival.

Malla Salminen

Fri 15.3. 19:00 Korjaamo Elokuvasali
Sat 16.3. 18:15 Orion

Description

Directed, written and edited by: Shinya Tsukamoto. Director of photography: Shinya Tsukamoto and Satoshi Hayashi. Music: Chu Ishikawa. Lead cast: Sosuke Ikematsu, Yu Aoi, Tatsuya Nakamura, Ryusei Maeda, Shinya Tsukamoto. Language: Japanese. DCP. Distribution: Nikkatsu.