The Monster and the Woman

  • 30'
  • Japan
  • 2018
Tiger Award winner Ikeda Akira returns with a short film in which a village is terrorised by a monster. The local police investigation seems to be getting nowhere. This idiosyncratic film examines social conventions, interaction and bureaucracy.
Director
Ikeda Akira
Premiere
European premiere
Country of production
Japan
Production Year
2018
Festival Edition
IFFR 2019
Length
30'
Medium
DCP
Original title
Bakemono to onna
Language
Japanese
Producer
Kakuta Tomoo
Sales
Visual Industry Promotion Organization - VIPO
Screenplay
Ikeda Akira
Cinematography
Ikeda Naoya
Editor
Ikeda Akira
Production Design
Kanda Satoshi
Sound Design
Tanaka Hironobu
Cast
Kumakura Kazumi