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“Boys for Sale” awarded in India

“Boys for Sale” awarded in India

Posted on May 28, 2018

“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 on April 26, 2018

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 on February 26, 2018

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 on February 12, 2018

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 on December 30, 2017

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 on December 09, 2017

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 on December 03, 2017

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.