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Two new films directed by Ian announced

Two new films directed by Ian announced

Posted by on July 28, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Two new films directed by Ian announced

This week two new documentaries directed by Ian were announced.  The first is the feature-length version of his 2016 program about end-of-life care, and the second is a short documentary about a young man who was sexually molested by a Catholic priest as a child.  More information about these two films can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

“Boys for Sale” awarded in Germany

“Boys for Sale” awarded in Germany

Posted by on July 03, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on “Boys for Sale” awarded in Germany

At its Munich Premier this past weekend in the 2018 Nachtschatten Film Festival, Boys for Sale was honoured with the award for Best Feature Film. More about the festival, award and jury citation can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog. This brings the total number of awards the film has received to seven, six of which were for Best Film.

“Boys for Sale” awarded in India

“Boys for Sale” awarded in India

Posted by on May 28, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on “Boys for Sale” awarded in India

“Boys for Sale”, on which Ian served as executive producer, received the Best Documentary Feature Award at the KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival in Mumbai.  Details about the award, including the jury citation, can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

“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.