Timeless KOTOHIRA

日本、中国、韓国、台湾の合作。金刀比羅宮の門前町として栄え、数多くの歴史建造物が残り、まるで時間が止まっているかのような雰囲気を感じさせる琴平町。その歴史と文化のある町の魅力を伝え、琴平に行ってみたいと感じてもらいたいと、同町を舞台に中国、台湾、韓国から訪れた3組の時空を超えたストーリーを制作した。
本人とターゲット国である中国、韓国、台湾の現地の俳優をそれぞれ起用。金刀比羅宮を中心に「食」「観光」「景色」という3つの切り口で3つのストーリーが繰り広げられる。
台湾編では、父の軌跡をたどるため琴平町を訪れた台湾人青年が時を超えて意外な人物と出会うストーリーを様々な景色とともに楽しめる内容だ。中国編では不慮の事故で亡くなった恋人の故郷、琴平を訪れた女性、韓国編では20年ぶりに琴平を再訪した女性編集者を軸にした物語が展開する。

Japan, China, Korea, Taiwan cooperation. Kompiri Town, Kompira-gu Shrine, prosperous and many historic buildings remain, making Kotohira Town feel as if time is stopped. Tell the charm of a town with its history and culture and want to feel like wanting to go to Kotohira, I made a story beyond the three sets of space-time that I visited from China, Taiwan, Korea from China, Taiwan, Korea. Local actors in China, Korea and Taiwan, who are the target countries, are appointed. Three stories will be unfolded at three points of "food" "tourism" "scenery" centered on Kompira-gu Shrine. In Taiwan version, the Taiwanese young man who visited Kotohira Town to trace the path of his father is a content that can enjoy a story that exceeds unexpected times with various scenes. In the Chinese version, a story centered on the hometown of a lover who died in an unexpected accident, a woman who visited Kotohira, and a female editor who revisited Kotohira for the first time in 20 years in Korean editing.

CREDIT

Director & Screenplay: Naruhito Suetsugu, Newmark Inc.
Screenplay: Masaya Kawamura, Nico Nico film
Music: Leo Sato, etude llp
Project management: Eriko Suetsugu, Newmark Inc.
Cinematographer: Yasuyuki Yoshida
Line producer: Takao Odamiya, Newmark Inc.
Assistant director: Ryuuya Takeda, Newmark Inc. Tomoaki Mukai
Stylist: Erika Nakajima, Yuuko Nishida
Hair & Make: Izumi Matsushita, Yuuko Nishida
Casting: Lee Sechan, PuR Inc. Shery
Sound recording: Keisuke Sogo, Evance Inc.
Sound adjust: Masafumi Watanabe, Evance Inc.
Website design: Shoichi Kumagai, Newmark Inc.
Web development: Tran Duy, Coobo co., ltd.
Client: KOTOHIRA town.

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