The documentary “Boys for Sale“, on which Ian served as the executive producer, has received the award for Best Documentary at the 2017 Durban Gay & Lesbian Film Festival in South Africa. More on that and upcoming screenings in Atlanta, Taipei, Berlin and NYC can be found on the DocumentingIan blog.
Nine more screenings of the DocumentingIan-produced documentary “Boys For Sale” have been announced. From Mexico to Romania, the total number of screenings in international film festivals is now 22. More information about the screenings, including the East Coast Premier in NYC’s NewFest, can be found on the DocumentingIan blog.
“Dying at Home”, Ian’s 2016 documentary about home care doctor Dr. Kaoru Konta, will be re-broadcast around the world on the NHK World channel and (free) app. Times for the four screenings on October 30 can be found on the NHK World page for the documentary, while more about Dr. Konta and Ian’s relationship with her and her patients can be found on the DocumentingIan blog.
28 min/ Japan (NHK World)/ 2017
Japan’s future doctors navigate culture, religion and sexual orientation…in English.
28 min/ Japan (NHK World)/ 2016
Dr. Kaoru Konta is on a quest to help people who wish to die at home rather than in hospital.
70 min/ US & Japan/ 2014
Over the course of four years, Kazuko discusses love, marriage, money, life…
and her own death.
71 min/ Japan/ 2013
Eighteen months after the nuclear meltdown in Fukushima, children who were not evacuated are found to have thyroid cysts and nodules.
89 min/ Japan/ 2012
The children of Minamisoma City, Fukushima, living inside the radiation zone head back to school after the nuclear meltdown.
81 min/ Japan & UK/ 2010
The story of two mothers and two sons whose chance meeting seven years earlier changes their lives forever.
84 min/ UK/ 2006
A family struggles with drug abuse, homelessness and their relationship with the filmmaker.