FROG IN THE WELL
SHORT DRAWS JAPAN:
Director OCHIAI Ken
Country Japan
Year 2009
Running Time 15'
Definition/Color Color
Genre Fiction
Premier Status International Premiere
Introduction
Joe leaves Tokyo for the first time in 10 years to take a trip across Japan. He visits throughout Japan, Wakkanai, Biwako, and Okinawa. The people he meets along the way, the food and culture, and the trip all helps Joe to develop inner strength as a young man.
Director
OCHIAI Ken
He moved to the U.S. after graduating high school. He graduated from USC’s film school after which he attended AFI as a graduate student. He was awarded the Best Short Award at the SSFF & ASIA 2009 for <HALF KENNETH>. Currently he is involved as director in a wide variety of projects in L.A.