'Sado Tenpesuto'

Feb 15, 2013

'Sado Tenpesuto'

by Mark Schilling

Beginning with 2001′s “Ichiban Utsukushi Natsu (Firefly Dreams),” a Yasujiro Ozu-esque drama about a friendship that develops between a rebellious teenage girl and an elderly former actress in the countryside, John Williams has been directing films in Japan with Japanese talent that do not ...

'My film remixes 'The Tempest' '

Feb 15, 2013

'My film remixes "The Tempest" '

by Mark Schilling

A Welshman who moved to Nagoya in 1988 and has been based in Japan ever since, John Williams is the rare foreigner who has worked in the Japanese film industry in not only the usual facilitator roles, as line producer and translator, but has ...