The Story of Ryuzo Shinomiya, Free Diver / Photographer

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Shorts 6: DocuNation
3Below, San Jose Wed, Aug 17 6:30 PM
“All this happened, more or less.” The documentary form has produced some of the most important films of all time, and this year’s selections are worthy entries. These stories take various techniques, from animation to verite, and bring us stories that are thoughtful, powerful, and most importantly, true.
Shorts 6: DocuNation
3Below, San Jose Thu, Aug 18 1:30 PM
“All this happened, more or less.” The documentary form has produced some of the most important films of all time, and this year’s selections are worthy entries. These stories take various techniques, from animation to verite, and bring us stories that are thoughtful, powerful, and most importantly, true.
Film Info
Type of Film/Event:Shorts
Runtime (minutes):5
Premiere Status:None
Original Language:Japanese
Subtitles (Language):English
Cast/Crew Info
Cast:Ryuzo Shinomiya
Director:Daisuke Abe
Producer(s):Yoshinori Kuno
Cinematography:Daisuke Abe
Music By:Tyme
Tatsuya Yamada
Editor:Daisuke Abe

Description

A short film that follows the shooting scenery of Ryuzo Shinomiya, an icon who holds many records as a freediver and began his career as a photographer. What does the man who surpassed Jacques Mayol's diving record think? A documentary that showcases how one man pushed himself beyond his limits in pursuit of a dream.