MAY IN THE WINTER
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION 2
Director Chie HAYAKAWA
Country Japan
Year 2016
Running Time 22'19"
Definition/Color Color
Genre Fiction
Premier Status International Premiere
Introduction
17-years-old May and Tamaki, living in poverty study at night high school, having part-time jobs to make a living by themselves. One night, they are introduced to a new job by a mysterious old man.
Director
Chie HAYAKAWA
Born in Tokyo. Studied photography at School of Visual Arts in New York. Her short film, Niagara was selected at Cinéfondation/Cannes Film Festival 2014. Her first feature project Hurry slowly won the Grand Prize at Taipei Golden Horse Project Promotion 2015.