“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.
Following a successful screening in Rotterdam’s Camera Japan Film Festival, the main screening of the “Boys for Sale” UK Premier in the prestigious Raindance Film Festival was sold out. Due to popular demand, an additional screening of the film was held. Details of the Rotterdam and London screenings, as well as photographs from the festivals, can be found on the Documenting Blog (Camera Japan report and Raindance report).
Following last month’s announcement of six upcoming premiers of “Boys for Sale“, six more premiers were announced today. Details of the screenings, which include the East Coast and Asian Premiers of the film, can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.
Boys for Sale, on which Ian served as Executive Producer, will hold its Dutch and UK premiers at film festivals later this month. Ian is scheduled to be in attendance at both festivals where he will also participate in post-screening discussions. More information on the screening in Rotterdam’s Camera Japan Festival can be found here, while the film page for the screening in London’s Raindance is here. The website for the film, which also includes the trailer, is here.
“Boys for Sale”, the award-winning documentary executive-produced by Ian, will be holding six Premiers from Africa to Mexico in the coming months. Details of the screenings, along with a link to the recently renewed film website, can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.
The next installment in the series Ian is directing for The Imperial Hotel, Tokyo, has just been published. Focusing on the building that the American architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed for the Imperial in 1923, the short documentary is accompanied by a column written by Ian. Links to both the documentary and column can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.
At the North American premier of Boys for Sale, the documentary was honoured with the “Fox Inclusion Outfest Feature” award. Ian, one of the producers on the film, along with Co, one of the protagonists, were on hand to receive the award on behalf of the team. On the DocumentingIan Blog, Ian writes about the festival in two parts; Part 1 details the screening, while Part 2 details the award.