- out of competition
Stop-motion (animated objects, puppets, clay animation, etc.)
Short film [up to 10 min]
Yoshiro Ishihara (1915–1977) is “poet of silence.”
He said “A poem is an impulse to resist writing.”
This film is an attempt to seek out the landscape from his poem.
Animator. Born in Ibaraki, Japan, 1986. Lives and works in Montreal.
Graduated from Ibaraki University. College of Education, 2009. Tokyo University of the Arts, Graduate school of Film and New Media, Department of Animation, 2011.
Awarded the Fellowship of Overseas Study Program for Artists by the Agency for Cultural Affairs, Japanese Government, 2015.