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.

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Original title
Bakemono to onna
Filmmaker
Ikeda Akira
Premiere
European premiere
Country
Japan
Year
2018
Medium
DCP
Length
30’
Language
Japanese
Producer
Kakuta Tomoo
Sales
Visual Industry Promotion Organization - VIPO
Writer
Ikeda Akira
Cinematography
Ikeda Naoya
Editor
Ikeda Akira
Production Design
Kanda Satoshi
Sound Design
Tanaka Hironobu
Cast
Kumakura Kazumi