Despite glaucoma, Tetsuo spends his days on drawing pictures of fireworks after his wife passed away. One day, his only son, Yuji visits him. Tetsuo is not welcoming his repudiated son, but he hands out his drawing that contains the old memory of his family, watching the back of his son as someone.

Credits

  • Yuichiro Nakada,Director
  • Yuichiro Nakada,Writer
  • Yuichiro Nakada,Producer
  • Hiroaki kawai, Key Cast “Tetsuo Minami”
  • Yuichiro Nakada, Key Cast “Yuji Minami”

Specifications

  • Film Type: Short
  • Runtime: 14 minutes 20 seconds
  • Completion Date: August 1, 2018
  • Production Budget: 10,000 USD
  • Country of Origin: Japan
  • Country of Filming: Japan
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Film Color: Color

Screenings / Awards

  • Genre celebration film festivalTokyo
    Japan
    December 8, 2018
    No Screening
    Best Drama & Best Cinematography nominated/ Official selection
  • 9th MikroFAF – International festival of DIY and independent short film CAGED EDITIONBelgrade
    Serbia
    October 17, 2018
    Serbia Premiere (Europe Premiere)
    Official Selection
  • Oniros FIlm Awards Aosta
    Italy
    No Screening
    Finalist (Best 1st time Director) / Official Selection
  • LIFT INDIA FILMOTSAV – World Cine Fest, LonavlaPUNE
    India
    December 7, 2018
    India Premiere
    Semi Finalist (Short film fiction) / Official Selection
  • Bucharest Short CutBucharest
    Romania
    No Screening
    Best Actor&Best Cinematography nominated/ Official Selection
  • Hong seong international film festivalSeul
    Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of
    November 15, 2018
    Korea Premiere
    Judge Special Award/ Performance Actor Award/ Official Selection
  • Mindfield Film Festival Albuquerque
    United States
    TBA
    Diamond Award in Best short film / Official selection
  • Lisbon Film RendezvousLisbon
    Portugal
    February 15, 2019
    Portugal Premiere
    Finalist / Official Selection
  • Near Nazareth Festival ( NNF) Near Nazareth Festival ( NNF)Afula
    Israel
    December 2, 2018
    Semi Finalist (Student/ movie debut / Official Selection
  • Moving Pictures FestivalAntwerpen
    Belgium
    December 15, 2018
    No Screening
    First selection
  • International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema London 2019.London
    United Kingdom
    February 16, 2019
    UK Premiere
    Official selection/ Best Costume Award nominated
  • 1st International Short Film Festival DombivliDombivli
    India
    January 15, 2019
    Best Music Award / Official selection
  • RapidLion2019Johannesburg
    South Africa
    March 1, 2019
    South Africa Premiere
    Official selection
  • Copper coast international film festivalSwansea, Wales
    United Kingdom
    February 1, 2019
    Finalist/ Official selection
  • KinoDUEL International Film FestivalMoscow
    Russian Federation
    November 29, 2019
    Semifinalist / Official selection
  • Shahu International Short Film Festival 2019 (SISFF)Pune, Maharashtra
    India
    March 19, 2019
    Official selection
  • Utah Film Festival and AwardsUtah
    United States
    April 5, 2019
    Semi-Finalist / Official selection
  • Roma Film AwardsRoma
    Italy
    November 29, 2019
    TBA
    Official selection
  • Aab International Film FestivalMoga, Punjab
    India
    March 24, 2019
    Official selection
  • Beyond Earth Film FestivalKolkata, West Bengal
    India
    March 23, 2019
    2nd Best Directorial Debut / Official selection
  • The 52nd Annual WorldFest-HoustonHouston
    United States
    April 5, 2019
    No screening
    BRONZE REMI AWARD / Official Selection
  • Tokyo Lift-Off film festivalTokyo
    United States
    May 27, 2019
    Japan Premiere
    Official selection
  • 573 Film Festival-internationalFarmington, Missouri
    United States
    June 7, 2019
    U.S Premiere
    Official selection
  • Cefalu film festival 2019Cefalu, Parelmo
    Italy
    Official selection
  • First Time Filmmaker SessionsApril 22, 2019
    Official selection
  • International Short Film Festival BeverenBeveren, Oost-Vlaanderen
    Belgium
    November 23, 2019
    Official selection
  • Ottoman Film FestivalIstanbul
    Turkey
    June 22, 2019
    Official selection
  • Alaska Film and Screenplay AwardsAlaska
    United States
    June 14, 2019
    No Screening
    Denali Award / Official selection
  • Open Window International Film ChallengeKOLKATA, WEST BENGAL
    India
    June 23, 2019
    Official selection
  • VI Shortcup World Film Festival São Paulo
    Brazil
    September 21, 2020
    Official selection
  • Social World Film Festival -IX International Festival of social CinemaVico Equense, Napoli
    Italy
    July 27, 2019
    Italian Premiere
    Official selection
  • San Antonio Film FestivalSan Antonio
    United States
    August 4, 2019
    Official selection
  • Oaxaca FilmfestOaxaca
    Mexico
    August 4, 2019
    Mexican Premiere
    Official selection