Ian served as the moderator at the press conference “Fukushima Catastrophe and its Effects on Wildlife” given by Timothy Mousseau at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan. More about the press conference, as well as photos and video, can be found on the DocumentingIan blog.
Screenings of ‘A2-B-C’ (2013) and Ian’s latest film ‘-1287′ (2014) continue around the world this month and continue throughout the autumn. More details on upcoming screenings in the US, Germany, Australia, Singapore, Taiwan, and Canada can be found on the DocumentingIan blog.
The Asian Premier of Ian’s newest documentary ‘-1287′ (2014, 70 min, JAPAN) will take place in the Taiwan International Documentary Film Festival (October 9-19). The film, pronounced ‘minus-one-two-eight-seven’ will be one of 15 films in the International Competition. Read the full story and more about the film on the DocumentingIan Blog.
As the Japan-wide theatrical release of ‘A2-B-C’ continues to unfold private screenings of the film are being held in cities across the country. While Ian is not able to attend all of the private screenings, he has recently held post-screening Q&A sessions with audiences in the prefectures of Saitama, Ibaraki and Nagano, as well as the cities of Tokyo, Kobe [...]
After a successful six-week run in the cinema in Tokyo (STORY), theatrical release of ‘A2-B-C’ extends to the Western Japan cities of Hiroshima and Nagoya (HERE), Kyoto (HERE) and Osaka (HERE).
In addition to the Japan-wide release of ‘A2-B-C’, Ian has been invited to screen his work in educational contexts, most recently at symposiums at Tokyo University of the Arts (info HERE) and the International Christian University (info HERE).
An anonymous attack on Ian, his film ‘A2-B-C’ and the mothers who are documented in it appears to have contributed to an increase in the number of theatre-goers in Tokyo this week. On his blog this week, Ian wrote, ” it would indeed seem ‘there is no bad publicity‘”. More on the attack can be found HERE, while more on [...]