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Cancellation and reestablishment of A2-B-C screenings featured in Asahi

Cancellation and reestablishment of A2-B-C screenings featured in Asahi

Posted on August 29, 2015

An article about the cancellation and subsequent re-establishing of Japan domestic screenings of Ian’s documentary ‘A2-B-C’ (2013) was published today in the Asahi Shinbun (Digital) edition.  More information and a link to the article can be fond on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Ian appears on BBC World Service as Japan re-starts nuclear plant

Ian appears on BBC World Service as Japan re-starts nuclear plant

Posted on August 11, 2015

As the first nuclear power plant since the meltdown more than four years ago is restarted in Japan, Ian was interviewed live today on the BBC World Service.  A link to the podcast which contains the report can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Japan screenings of ‘A2-B-C’ reestablished

Japan screenings of ‘A2-B-C’ reestablished

Posted on August 04, 2015

Following the cancellation of all domestic Japan screenings of ‘A2-B-C’ in March, private screenings for the film have been reestablished.  Information about the new screening process can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog here, and an explanation about the original cancellations, along with a video of a press conference about this issue, can be found here.

In magazine article, Ian comes out in Japan

In magazine article, Ian comes out in Japan

Posted on July 11, 2015

With the post-production work on a documentary about male prostitution nearing completion, Ian was inspired to come out in an article published in Japanese magazine “5“.  The bilingual (English/ Japanese) article has been re-published on the DocumentingIan Blog along with a series photographs.

Ian’s films screen in Munich

Ian’s films screen in Munich

Posted on June 16, 2015

From June 8-13, three of Ian’s feature documentaries along with a program of his short films screened in Munich’s WERKSTATTKINO cinema.  Details of the screenings along with photos can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Audience Award for Best Feature Film for ‘-1287’

Audience Award for Best Feature Film for ‘-1287’

Posted on June 08, 2015

At the 2015 Nippon Connection Film Festival, Ian’s film ‘-1287’ received the Audience Award for Best Feature Film.  Details of the award along with photos from the festival can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Ian attends German Premier of ‘-1287’, other screenings

Ian attends German Premier of ‘-1287’, other screenings

Posted on June 02, 2015

This week Ian will be attending the German Premier of ‘-1287’ in the 15th Nippon Connection Film Festival in Frankfurt.  Following the festival, he will travel to Munich for a week of screenings of several of his films at the Werkstatt Kino.  Schedules and links to the screenings venues can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.