WOMEN PLAY TWICE – BANKRUPTCY WOMAN
SHORT FALLS IN LOVE:
Director YUKISADA Isao
Country Japan
Year 2010
Running Time 26' 14"
Definition/Color Color
Genre Fiction
Introduction
When he met her, she was dead drunk at a local izakaya. They went to a hotel afterwards and began seeing each other. Since he was out of work, he spent all his time with her. During that time, all he had was a credit card from a loan company….
Director
YUKISADA Isao
Born in Kumamoto in 1968. He debuted as a feature director in 1997 with <OPEN HOUSE>. His second film <SUNFLOWER>(2000) won the National Critics Association Award at the Pusan International Film Festival. He won Best Director Award for <GO> at the Japan Academy Prize in 2002 as well as many other awards which instantly put him under the spotlight. Since then he has become a constant hit-maker with films like <CRYING OUT LOVE FROM THE CENTER OF THE WORLD>, <YEAR ONE IN THE NORTH>, <SPRING SNOW> and <CLOSED NOTE>. In 2006, he established the ‘Second Sight’ label which creates and produces feature films and other visual productions. New projects include <A GOOD HUSBAND>, <PARADE>. His film <PARADE> won the FIPRESCI Prizes at the Berlin International Film Festival.