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The San Diego-based filmmaker, having just won the Tiger Short Award at this years International Film Festival Rotterdam, sits down with Matt Turner to discuss process, motivation and the place of individual expression within collectivity.
Maria Speths epic vérité portrait of pedagogy in action was among the standouts in this years Berlinale competition, a work that respects its viewer in much the same way that its subject respects his pupils.
“It Seems Like a Waste … Of the Dramatic Situation”: Ryūsuke Hamaguchi’s Wheel of Fortune and FantasyBy Dan Sullivan
With his audacious latest, Ryūsuke Hamaguchi tells three varied tales of desire and identity that cohere to forward an absorbing image of a world shot through with love and hate, destiny and chance, the real and the imagined.