TIFF umumkan jajaran pemeran utama dan informasi tentang film omnibus “AsianThree-Fold Mirror”

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TOKYO, 14 Maret 2016 /Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet/ —

Japan Foundation Asia Center dan Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) pada
tanggal 14 Maret mengumumkan jajaran pemeran utama untuk proyek film omnibus
“Asian Three-Fold Mirror”, yang diluncurkan pada 2014, sebagai bagian dari
kerjasama antara Center dan TIFF. Proyek ini ditujukan untuk meningkatkan
interaksi antara negara-negara di Asia serta memperkaya pemahaman kultural dan
memungkinkan semua orang untuk menemukan jati diri mereka sebagai individu yang
dapat berkontribusi untuk Asia.

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Seperti yang telah diumumkan, tiga sutradara kenamaan di Asia yang terpilih
untuk menyutradarai tiga film pendek untuk seri pertama “Asian Three-Fold
Mirror” adalah: Brillante Ma. Mendoza (Filipina), Isao Yukisada (Jepang), dan
Sotho Kulikar (Kamboja).

Proyek film omnibus ini pun akan diramaikan oleh beberapa bintang film ternama
masing-masing negara, diantaranya; aktor Filipina Lou Veloso akan bermain di
film pendek arahan Mendoza; salah satu aktor ternama di Jepang, Masahiko
Tsugawa, bersama dengan aktor asal Jepang Masatoshi Nagase dan aktris Malaysia,
Sharifah Amani, akan beradu akting di film pendek garapan Yukisada; sedangkan
aktor Jepang dan aktris asal Kamboja Masaya Kato dan Chumvan Sodhacivy akan
hadir di episode karya Kulikar. Tokoh protagonis dari masing-masing film pendek
merupakan seorang Asia yang tinggal di berbagai negara di Asia, sehingga
memungkinkan para sutradara untuk mengeksplorasi visi mereka di lokasi di Asia
dan menciptakan satu fim omnibus yang representatif. Para sutradara akan
mengambil lokasi syuting di Jepang, Filipina, Kamboja, dan Malaysia, mulai
Februari hingga April 2016, yang diikuti proses pasca produksi di salah satu
laboratorium digital paling canggih di Asia, Imagica South East Asia, di
Malaysia pada musim panas 2016.

Penayangan perdana global film ini akan bertempat di event Tokyo International
Film Festival ke-29 yang akan diselenggarakan pada tanggal 25 Oktober hingga 3
november 2016, dan selanjutnya akan diputar di berbagai festival film
internasional.

Situs resmi:
Japan Foundation Asia Center: http://jfac.jp/en/
Tokyo International Film Festival: http://tiff-jp.net/en/

Proyek Film Omnibus: “Asian Three-Fold Mirror”
“Asian Three-Fold Mirror adalah proyek film kolaboratif antara Japan Foundation
Asia Center dan Tokyo International Film Festival, menghadirkan sejumlah
sutradara kenamaan di Asia, termasuk dari Jepang. Seperti halnya cermin tiga
lapis, film omnibus ini akan merefleksikan kondisi masyarakat dan kebudayaan
terkini di Asia dari tiga sudut pandang unik masing-masing sutradara.

Sumber: Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF)


TIFF Announces Main Cast and Details of Omnibus Film Production “Asian Three-Fold Mirror 2016” Revealed

TOKYO, Mar. 14, 2016 (Antara/Kyodo JBN-AsiaNet) —

The Japan Foundation Asia Center and the Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) announced on March 14 the main cast for the omnibus film co-production project “Asian Three-Fold Mirror,” which was launched in 2014, as part of collaboration between the Center and TIFF. The project aims to deepen interactions between neighboring countries within Asia, as well as enriching cultural understanding and providing chance for people to consider their identity and way of life as individuals in Asia.

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As previously announced, three accomplished directors from Asia have been selected to contribute chapters to the first iteration of the “Asian Three-Fold Mirror”: Brillante Ma. Mendoza (Philippines), Isao Yukisada (Japan) and Sotho Kulikar (Cambodia).

It has been confirmed that acclaimed Filipino actor Lou Veloso will be starring in Mendoza’s episode, and one of the most famous Japanese actors, Masahiko Tsugawa, will be starring in Yukisada’s chapter, along with Japanese actor Masatoshi Nagase and Malaysian actress Sharifah Amani. Japanese actor Masaya Kato and Cambodian actress Chumvan Sodhachivy will be appearing in the episode by Kulikar. The protagonist of each chapter is an Asian living in a different Asian country, allowing the directors to express their own unique visions and film on location in Asia and to create one omnibus film. The directors will be shooting in Japan, the Philippines, Cambodia and Malaysia from February to April 2016, followed by post-production at the highly regarded laboratory in Asia, Imagica South East Asia, in Malaysia in summer 2016.

The omnibus film will have its world premiere at the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival, to be held from October 25 to November 3, 2016, and will then be shown on the international film festival circuit.

Official Website:
Japan Foundation Asia Center: http://jfac.jp/en/
Tokyo International Film Festival: http://tiff-jp.net/en/

Omnibus Film Production: “Asian Three-Fold Mirror”
“Asian Three-Fold Mirror” is a collaborative film series between the Japan Foundation Asia Center and the Tokyo International Film Festival, bringing together three accomplished directors from Asian countries, including Japan. Just like a three-fold mirror, the omnibus films will reflect society and culture in today’s Asia from three different angles, highlighting each director’s unique vision.

Source: Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF)