Documentary festival delivers an encore to Tokyo audiences

Film Jan 15, 2015

Documentary festival delivers an encore to Tokyo audiences

by Mike Sunda

Last November, Japan Times film critic Kaori Shoji predicted that the Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival's (YIDFF) program of screenings would slant toward sociopolitical analysis, focusing on substance over style. Audiences must have welcomed this weighty exposition of the documentary format, as the success ...