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“Boys for Sale” screening in Switzerland and Germany

“Boys for Sale” screening in Switzerland and Germany

Posted by on April 26, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on “Boys for Sale” screening in Switzerland and Germany

Information regarding upcoming screenings of Boys For Sale in Switzerland’s La Fête du Slip Film Festival (May 11-13) and Germany’s Nachtschatten Film Festival (June 21-30) have just been released. Details can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

“Boys for Sale” sells out screening in Sydney

“Boys for Sale” sells out screening in Sydney

Posted by on February 26, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on “Boys for Sale” sells out screening in Sydney

At its Australian premier in the Queer Screen Mardi Gras Films Festival, Boys for Sale screened in front of a sell out crowd.  More about the festival and the screening, which was attended by Ian, can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

“Boys for Sale” awarded at Oxford Film Festival

“Boys for Sale” awarded at Oxford Film Festival

Posted by on February 12, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on “Boys for Sale” awarded at Oxford Film Festival

The DocumentingIan-directed documentary Boys for Sale, about male sex workers in Tokyo, received the Best LGBTQ Feature at this past weekend’s Oxford Film Festival.  More information about the festival, award and upcoming screenings of the film can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

2017 Year in Review

2017 Year in Review

Posted by on December 30, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2017 Year in Review

As has been tradition for the past several years, a “Year in Review” of all the DocumentingIan-produced and directed projects has been published on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Part 2 of doc on FLW Imperial Hotel published

Part 2 of doc on FLW Imperial Hotel published

Posted by on December 09, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Part 2 of doc on FLW Imperial Hotel published

Part 2 of the DocumentingIan-produced series on the building designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright for the Imperial Hotel Tokyo has been published.  Links to both the video and column for Part 2, as well as the other pieces commissioned for this series can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Ian featured in December issue of Metropolis

Ian featured in December issue of Metropolis

Posted by on December 03, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Ian featured in December issue of Metropolis

The long-time staple reading for English-speaking expats in Japan, Metropolis, published a four-page feature on Ian’s Japanese documentaries in its December issue.  More about the article and a link to read it online can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Best Feature Doc for “Boys for Sale” in Ecuador

Best Feature Doc for “Boys for Sale” in Ecuador

Posted by on November 28, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Best Feature Doc for “Boys for Sale” in Ecuador

At the Ecuador Premier in the 2017 El Lugar Sin Limites Film Festival, Boys for Sale received the award for Best Feature Documentary.  More about this and the other awards the film has received can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Standing room only at “Boys for Sale” Tokyo screening

Standing room only at “Boys for Sale” Tokyo screening

Posted by on November 27, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Standing room only at “Boys for Sale” Tokyo screening

Boys for Sale was screened publicly for the first time in Japan yesterday during the city’s Tokyo AIDS Week events.  While the screening was a great success, so many people showed up that dozens had to be turned away due to restrictions on the size of the venue.  Photos and more details about the event can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Ahead of Japan screening “Boys for Sale” in the news

Ahead of Japan screening “Boys for Sale” in the news

Posted by on November 24, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Ahead of Japan screening “Boys for Sale” in the news

Two in-depth articles about the DocumentingIan-produced documentary Boys for Sale were published today in Japan, including a full page feature in the influential Japan Times.  Links to the articles and information on the first public Japan screening can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

“Boys for Sale” awarded in Mexico

“Boys for Sale” awarded in Mexico

Posted by on November 23, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on “Boys for Sale” awarded in Mexico

Boys for Sale, on which Ian served as Executive Producer, was recently awarded Best Feature Documentary in Mexico.  More about this and other awards the film has received as well as information on upcoming screenings of the film, including the first public screening in Japan, can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.