Still The Water
Rating: 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)
Original Title: Futatsume no Mado
Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Makiko Watanabe, Hideo Sakaki, Jun Murakami
Screenwriter: Naomi Kawase
Release Date :
Nationality: Japan, Spain, France
Filming Locations: Amami, Kagoshima, Japan
Producer/s: Eddie Saeta
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Festival: Cannes Film Festival 2014 Official Selection
Still the Water : Kawase is an internationally acclaimed filmmaker who served as a Cannes Film Festival jury member earlier this year. Her films have been nominated for the Palme d’Or several times, and in 2007 she won the Grand Prix for The Mourning Forest.
Her new film stars Tetta Sugimoto, Miyuki Matsuda, Makiko Watanabe,Jun Murakami, Hideo Sakaki, and Fujio Tokita. It’s set on the island of Amami Ōshima and is themed around people’s coexistence with nature as life and death are intertwined.
There isn’t much specific plot info available right now, but the story revolves around a 16-year-old girl and boy living on the island and the adults who surround them. It’s intended to convey a message of hope for people of the modern era by depicting the continuity of the human spirit.
Jun Murakami ….. Kyoko
Nijirô Murakami …..Kaito
Still the Water, 3.0 out of 5 based on 1 rating