Festival’s 31st edition built bridges to China and Southeast Asia.
The Chinese director talks about recreating 1980s China in his Tokyo International Film Festival competition title.
Imaizumi’s drama about millennials navigating love is one of only two Japanese features in TIFF Competition.
The veteran filmmaker shines a light on a taboo topic in Japan.
Three childhood friends find reunion to be a rocky road in Junji Sakamoto’s intimate drama.
Morgan worked with Golden Harvest in Hong Kong in the 1970s, helping to bring stars like Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan to the world.
Three filmmakers explained how they’re using music to deliver political messages and explore their countries’ complex histories.
Market will start using two new screening venues and remain in Sunshine City for at least the next two years.
Japan’s Sammy Corporation, Sola Entertainment and Marza Animation Planet are also partners on the film.
Romantic drama is directed by Akiko Oku, whose last film won the audience award at TIFF 2017.
Total of 16 titles set for this year’s Competition line-up.
Festival will close with Godzilla: The Planet Eater, the final entry in the animated Godzilla trilogy.