JUSTICE
CINEMA OLD & NEW
Director YUKISADA Isao
Country Japan
Year 2002
Running Time 15' 58"
Definition/Color Color
Genre Fiction
Introduction
An English speaking teacher is instructing his Japanese class about the Potsdam Declaration. As he paces around the classroom reciting the text off of his book, a few of the students are preoccupied by other things. One in particular stares out of the window and begins counting the snapping of the girl’s gym tights during a track practice.
Director
YUKISADA Isao
YUKISADA Isao participated in several IWAI Shunji films, such as <LOVE LETTER> as an assistant director. <SUNFLOWER>(2000) won the International Critics League Award at the Pusan Int’l Film Festival and helped him attain eminence as the up-and-coming director of great promise. <GO>(2001) won a number of prestigious awards including the Best Picture Award at the Japan Academy Awards. His other films include: <A DAY ON THE PLANET>(2004), <CRYING OUT LOVE, IN THE CENTER OF THE WORLD>(2004), <SNOWY LOVE FALLIN’ IN SPRING>(2005).