Daughter and Father(“Retaa”)
- Director: TSUMOTO Mari
2002 Japanese Subtitled in English Color Video 50 min
Photography: TSUMOTO Mari
Editing: ANDO Jun
Sound, Music: ANDO Jun
Line Producer: HIGA Yuzo
Narrative Structure: INUI Nobuyuki
Planning: FUJITA Naomi, INUI Nobuyuki
International Sales: “Cinema Juku”
c/o Shisso Productions, 1-34-13-502 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0022 JAPAN
[Festivals and prizes] Yamagata IDFF 2003
[Synopsis] For ten years Fujita Naomi lived through the hardships of truancy and social withdrawal. The existence of her abusive father kept her in emotional shackles. She returns to the home she left behind to confront her own negative feelings in front of the camera. Her actions break the family peace.
Born in 1973. Graduated from Osaka Women’s University Graduate School majoring in literature in 1998. Worked as a still photography studio assistant from 1999 to 2001, and joined “Cinema Juku” from 2001 to 2002.