'Remember': Some things can never be forgotten

Film / Reviews Oct 26, 2016

'Remember': Some things can never be forgotten

by Kaori Shoji

The 2000s have not been kind to filmmaker Atom Egoyan, once hailed as a visionary who could do no wrong (particularly at the Cannes Film Festivals of the mid-1990s). Egoyan's career took an unexpected downward turn once the millennium kicked it, and from there ...

Growing younger in a super-aged society

Film Feb 4, 2015

Growing younger in a super-aged society

by Kaori Shoji

Old age. It used to be a subject people tried to avoid, but now, as Japan hurtles toward a super-aged society where almost 15 percent of the populace is over 75 years old, the general feeling is that we had better deal with it. The ...