Director / Director: Aya Kawazoe

Guión / Screenplay: Aya Kawazoe

Productor / Producer: Ling Fang

Fotografía / Cinematography: Lizhi Zhu

Edición / Editing: Jing Don

Sonido / Sound: Nobuhiko Hayashi

Musica / Music: Nobuhiko Hayashi

Compañía Productora / Production Company: University of the Art, Graduate school of Film and New Media

Sinopsis / Synopsis:

"The face of my younger brother upon his death was my own.” Shusaku Aota sees himself in the face of his deceased brother. Distant howling that comes from an unknown location. His younger brother’s memories. His bedridden pupil Kaoru Nogi appears out of thin air. “It’s me, after all.” Shusaku loses sight of where he stands, where he is, where he exists.

Biografía / Biography:

Aya Kawazoe Born in 1989. Graduated the master’s program (Film Production) at the Tokyo University of the Arts in 2022. She learned film making from Shinji Aoyama and Kiyoshi Kurosawa. The Elephant Died (2012) was selected by the International Short Film Festival Oberhausen. HUMONGOUS! (2020) was officially selected for the short film section of the 2020 Cannes International Film Festival’s Semaine de la Critique . HOWLING(2022) was officially selected for the Short & Mid-length section of the 52nd International Film Festival Rotterdam .

Festivales / Festivals:

La Semaine de la Critique du Festival de Cannes - Next Step 2021 Competition - France, 2023
International Film Festival Rotterdam - Short & Mid-Length Competition- Netherlands, 2023

Contacto / Contact:

Aya Kawazoe