Yoshida's ode to a distant Okinawan island

May 3, 2013

Yoshida's ode to a distant Okinawan island

by Mark Schilling

Many directors hit everything from the books to the streets in preparation for their next film, but for his second feature, “Tabidachi no Shima Uta — Jugo no Haru (Leaving on the 15th Spring),” Yasuhiro Yoshida went far further than most.