Nov 4: Program 2 – Stranger Than (Science) Fiction
(Sci Fi Drama Feature, Shorts) In Toshihiro Soh’s quirky feature CAMEOn’ Me, set in a parallel-universe contemporary Japan, an accident at a chemical factory in Z County, X Prefecture has polluted everything. Most of the remaining people have lost hope. Then amateur moviemakers Kanto and his best friend Cameo accidentally invent a “video supply device” they call the Form Scope, using a meteorite component with supernatural properties…that has a surprising effect on the town. Preceded by the shorts Coin Boy from Taiwan’s Li Chuang-yang, and The Time Agent by South Korea’s Jude Chun.
Co-Presented with Community Partners
Toshihiro Soh / Japan / 2015 / Drama, Sci-Fi / 50 minsIn a parallel 21st century Japan after a disastrous chemical factory accident leaves a town devastated and its people hopeless, Kanto and his best friend Cameo accidentally invent a curious “video supply device” the Form Scope
Preceded by: Nov 4: Program 2 – Stranger Than (Science) Fiction
Li Chuan-yang / Taiwan / 2016 / Drama / 25 minsTai is a fourth grade student whose family owns a claw machine business.
Jude Chun / South Korea / 2016 / Drama, Sci-Fi / 30 minsAn Agent from the future goes to the past to prevent crimes, but the only way for him to return to the future is simply to wait.