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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.

Conversation between Directors Kamanaka and Ash published in Japan Times

Conversation between Directors Kamanaka and Ash published in Japan Times

Posted on May 14, 2015

A transcript of a conversation about filmmaking and Fukushima held between documentary filmmakers Hitomi Kamanaka and Ian Thomas Ash, was published in the Japan Times today (May 14, 2015).  An accompanying video of the conversati0n was also published on the DocumentingIan Channel.  Links to both the article and the video can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Press Conference about ‘A2-B-C’ Cancellations Held

Press Conference about ‘A2-B-C’ Cancellations Held

Posted on May 12, 2015

Following the March cancellation of all screenings of his Fukushima documentary ‘A2-B-C’, Ian held a press conference at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan.  An entry about the press conference and a full video of the proceedings can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

‘-1287’ Screens in Taiwan

‘-1287’ Screens in Taiwan

Posted on May 11, 2015

Ian has just returned from Taiwan, where his film ‘-1287’ screened twice during the tour of the Taiwan International Documentary Festival (TIDF).  Photos and reports from the two screenings can be found in the entries Photo-reel-ism and Love me Truly on the DocumentingIan Blog.

Press Conference to be held about Cancelled Screenings of Fukushima Film

Press Conference to be held about Cancelled Screenings of Fukushima Film

Posted on April 28, 2015

Following the cancellation of all Japan domestic screenings of Ian’s documentary ‘A2-B-C’ last month, the Foreign Correspondents” Club of Japan (FCCJ) will be hosting a Screening and Press Conference about the issue on May 12 at 14:00.  More information about the press conference can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

North American Premier of -1287 to be held in Oregon

North American Premier of -1287 to be held in Oregon

Posted on April 07, 2015

After screening his film ‘A2-B-C’ (2013) in Nebraska this week, Ian will be moving on to Oregon, where the North American premier of ‘-1287’ (2014) will be held in the Ashland Independent Film Festival.  Information about the screenings of both of these films can be found on the DocumentingIan Blog.

‘A2-B-C’ screening committee dissolved

‘A2-B-C’ screening committee dissolved

Posted on March 23, 2015

Following the recent cancellations of all screenings of ‘A2-B-C’ in Japan, the dissolution of the ‘A2-B-C’ Screening Committee in Japan was announced on the Facebook page and Twitter account of the film.  Ian also posted the announcement on the DocumentingIan Blog.