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  • To the Ends of the Earth
  • Under Your Bed
  • Dancing Mary
  • The Hunt
  • Deerskin

2020//Favorites

43 films

  • April Story
  • Chungking Express
  • The Circus
  • I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK
  • Mona Lisa

Lovesickness

10 films

  • Dragnet Girl
  • Drunken Angel
  • Stray Dog
  • Baazi
  • Andha Naal

Detour to the East: Asian Noir

151 films

Continuous work in progress.

References: -East Asian Film Noir: Transnational Encounters and Intercultural Dialogue (eds. Chi-yun Shin, Mark Gallagher )…

  • To the Ends of the Earth
  • Under Your Bed
  • Dancing Mary
  • My Sweet Grappa Remedies
  • i -Documentary Of The Journalist-

2020 日本映画

31 films

Pandemic Edition -Released in Japan in 2020. -Received US distribution in 2020. -Festival screenings in 2020.

Nippon Connection Udine Far…

  • No. 3
  • Green Fish
  • Teenage Hooker Became Killing Machine
  • Peppermint Candy
  • Kick the Moon
  • Stray Dog
  • Rashomon
  • Foul Play
  • The Seven Faces of Bannai Tarao, Private Eye
  • The Vampire Moth

The Japanese Mystery

93 films

The identity of a killer. The whereabouts of a missing person. What happened the night before the hangover (recapturing lost…

  • Four Lions
  • The FP
  • Bullhead
  • Klown
  • Trailer War

Drafthouse Films/NEON/Super Ltd

94 films

Films Distributed/Produced by Drafthouse Films. The lists I found had not been updated in a while/did not include films Drafthouse…

  • Tokyo Godfathers
  • Deadline at Dawn
  • Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
  • Bright
  • Alley Cat

Odd Trios

14 films

  • Sensual Game
  • Children in the Classroom
  • Children Who Draw
  • Bad Boys
  • A Full Life

David Desser's Japanese New Wave Filmography

120 films

The filmography found in the back of David Desser's book "Eros Plus Massacre: An Introduction to the Japanese New Wave"…

  • Toilet
  • Chungking Express
  • Tokyo Godfathers
  • Turtles Are Surprisingly Fast Swimmers
  • Pit Stop
  • The Chaplain
  • The Kamagasaki Cauldron War
  • Jam
  • Family Romance, LLC
  • It Comes

2019 日本映画

23 films

-Released in Japan in 2019. -Received western distribution in 2019. -Festival screenings in 2019.

  • Happiness
  • Alley Cat
  • Close-Knit
  • Rage
  • Bamy

2017 日本映画

40 films

-Released in Japan in 2017 -Received western distribution in 2017. -Festival screenings in 2017.