The trailer of a feature-length art documentary which presents Chef Masayo Funakoshi’s participation in a cultural event held by Nara Municipal Government in 2016. With a rich imagination, Funakoshi uses ingredients to bring beliefs, food and the local memories all together in her cuisine, bringing forth an artistic expression beyond cooking.
(Japanese voice only)
Separated by the sea, Japan still shares many things in common with the East Asia: beliefs in supernatural beings, ancestral spirits, religious, and rituals. Through this dinner banquet in Tokyo, we discover other common grounds regarding the senses.
(Japanese audio, Japanese subtitles only)
(This film is presented only in Japanese.)
Hervé Tullet painted giant canvas with Japanese children at the Fujii Daimaru shopping center in Kyoto and the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo.
Hervé Tullet / French illustrator and picture book author
After studying modern art and decorative arts, he served as art director for many years. His first picture book came out in 1990 and has won attention and awards at home and abroad. Characterized [...]