DCP/HD - 2013 - Japan / Turkey / France - 104 min - color - drama
Original title: Ningen
A film by Çağla Zencirci and Guillaume Giovanetti
Long ago, the Fox and the Raccoon made a bet to steal the richness of a Human being.
Today, the CEO Mr. Yoshino has to save his company from bankrupt. But is the bet still going on?...
Original language: Japanese / Chinese
Produced by: Media Research, Inc. (Japon) & İİ Film (Turquie)
Official selection Toronto International Film Festival 2013
Official selection Jagran Film Festival 2013
Official selection Pune International Film Festival 2014
Official selection Jaipur International Film Festival 2014
Official selection Ireland Silk Road Film Festival 2014 Official selection at Transylvania Film Festival – Shadows section 2014 Avvantura Filmforum Zadar, Croatia 2014 Cambridge Film Festival 2014
3rd Best Silk Road Feature Film Best Cinematography (Shinichi TSUNODA) / Best Actor (Masahiro YOSHINO) First Prize - EoF Section - Avvantura Filmforum Zadar, Croatia 2014
Çağla Zencirci and Guillaume Giovanetti
Çağla Zencirci & Guillaume Giovanetti, the directorial duo based in Paris, Istanbul and Tokyo, directed several short films in the Middle-East, Europe, Central Asia and Far-East, (among which Ata, France/Turkey, 2008 and Six, Japan/France, 2009) selected in more than 200 Festivals worldwide (Berlinale, Locarno, Rotterdam, Tampere, FIDMarseille, Clermont-Ferrand, etc.) and awarded more than 40 times. In 2012, the co-directors achieved Noor their first feature film (France/Turkey/Pakistan) which they shot in Pakistan thanks to the support of the MEDIA Program. Çağla Zencirci and Guillaume Giovanetti's second feature film Ningen (Japan/Turkey), has been shot in Japan and written in a residence at the prestigious Villa Kujoyama, Kyoto. The Film has been selected to Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival 2013.