Translations: Special Screening @ Lotus TV

MOTHER AND SON is a short film by Kota Fudauchi for for The 48 Hour Film Project Tokyo 2017. Prior to the premier screening of the films for Tokyo 48 HFP 2018, all the past 106 films, including “MOTHER AND SON”, will be screened on the link below: Kota Fudauchi/SARUGAKU COMPANY MOTHER AND SON Lotus TV How to watch Scroll down the page or click “TOKYO 48 Hour Film Project in the “≡ (hamburger menu)” on the bottom left to find the film on the link above. Please enjoy this special screening!

Translations: Exhibit @ Embassy of Belgium in Japan

Femmes du Japon: Women of Japan is a project by Florence Plissart to share the stories and lives of women in Japan. I’m very happy to announce you that her works are now available at the Embassy of Belgium in Japan where plays a very important role as a bridge between Belgium and Japan. Florence Plissart Femmes du Japon: Women of Japan Florence Plissart | Komorebi “Femmes du Japon: 日本の女性” Contact On 20 June 2018, I was greatly honored to be a part of the opening as translator. I cannot be thankful enough to Florence and all the staff at the embassy for giving me such a big role, even…

Translations: Film Fest & Exhibits

Spring has come and I have two good news from business partners! In this coming April, the short film that I was involved as a translator will be screened in the film festival in New York. In addition to this, the art project “Women of Japan” by Florence Plissart will also have more exhibitions in Tokyo (and I will be there as interpreter). Film Fests & Exhibits Short Film “SUMMER TIME” 13 April – 14 April 2018 Picture Farm Film Festival 2018 Brooklyn, NY, USA Exhibition “Women of Japan” 10 April – 6 May 2018 Blue Baobab Africa Tokyo, Japan Please check here for the further information of each work.…

Portrait Models Wanted: “Femmes du Japon: Women in Japan”

Femmes du Japon: Women of Japan is still on, and looking for models! It is a project by a Belgian artist Florence Plissart during her stay in Japan, aiming to share the stories and lives of women in Japan. She is now preparing for new exhibitions and to make it into a book. Are you interested in becoming a model for the project? Here is the info for you: Florence Plissart Femmes du Japon: Women of Japan Florence Plissart | Komorebi “Femmes du Japon: Women of Japan” Contact How to be a model? You need to be a woman of Japan and willing to exchange. It doens’t matter where you…

Beginning

People with different colours. Language I’d never heard. Do you see the sight I see? Why don’t you speak Japanese? The first foreign country to go with my family. Fear from the ignorance. Curiosity to the unknowns. Though it’s a faint memory, I remember how I felt. “Uchi”, the inside. “Soto”, the outside. A border in between. Is it possible to find the tool to connect the two? Films. Literature. Pictures that captured a moment of life. I want to be a key to connect “Uchi” and “Soto”. Thinking so, I am learning languages and cultures. “how to get to Nomi” will have the information on the works that I…