Shout of Asia

(“Shout of Asia”)
Director: GEN Masayuki

2005 Japanese, English, others Subtitled in - Color Video 126 min

Camera: OTAKA Akigara
Editing: ATAMI Koichi
Sound: KIMURA Katsuhide
Narrator: GEN Masayuki
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[Festivals and prizes] Seoul

[Synopsis] A look at eight Asian rockers and rock groups who sing about social issues in their countries. They are charismatic and have strong characters. Our guide Kang Sane (40), introduces us to Yoon Do Hyun (31, Korea), Imawano Kiyoshiro (52, Japan), Joey Ayala (47, Philippines) and Grace Nono (Philippines), Slank (Indonesia), and Arirang (China). He meets these national heros, they touch each other’s souls, and make new songs of Asia with a firm eye on what’s happening in the world today.

GEN Masayuki

Born 1958 in Tokyo. Parents are from Cheju Island, South Korea. Joined TV production company Telecom Japan in 1984, and has made many TV programs since.