by Takeshi Fukunaga
Japan / Drama / JP
Kanto, a fourteen-year-old boy and a descendant of Ja-pan’s indigenous Ainu people, struggles to come to terms with the recent loss of his father. One day, he learns about the small hole in the cliff in nearby forest that Ainu peopleconsidered a path to the other side of the world - where dead people live. Kanto decides to visit the hole, hoping to see his deceased father.
By the director of Out Of My Hand (Berlinale 2015)
Photography by Sean Price Williams (Good Time, Queen Of Earth, Heaven Knows What)