The adaptation of a Akutagawa Prize-winning novel about a young man who becomes obsessed with a gun he’s found, a noir-tinged tale shot mostly in luminous black-and-white.
- Japanese Cinema Splash Best Director Award - Tokyo IFF
- Nijiro Murakami
- Alice Hirose
- Lily Franky
- FREE STONE PRODUCTIONS
- KATSU-DO / EXCELLING CO / TEAM OKUYAMA
After his short NATSUMI NO NATSU ICHIBAN KIREINA YŪH, Masaharu Take made his feature debut with BOY MEETS PUSAN. His filmography includes CAFE SEOUL, EDEN, MONGOLIAN BASEBALL, IN THE HERO, 100 YEN LOVE, THE RINGSIDE STORY and WE MAKE ANTIQUES. He received numerous awards for 100 YEN LOVE, including the Japan Academy Prize. It was also Japan's nominee for the Foreign Language Film Award at the 88th Academy Awards.