Skip to content

Shinpei Takeda: Hiroshima Nagasaki Download

20.11.2019 to 20.11.2019 - Raum D / Q21
Host: Q21

Shinpei Takeda: Hiroshima Nagasaki Download

FREE ENTRY, ART, FILM & DIGITAL CULTURE


Date

wed, 20.11.2019
20

All dates

Days with event

November 2019
01 fri
02 sat
03 sun
04 mo
05 tue

06 wed
07 thu
08 fri
09 sat

10 sun

11 mo
12 tue
13 wed
14 thu
15 fri

16 sat
17 sun
18 mo

19 tue
20 wed

21 thu
22 fri
23 sat
24 sun
25 mo

26 tue
27 wed

28 thu
29 fri
30 sat

Doors: 19:00
Film: 20:00

Hiroshima Nagasaki Download (73 mins / 2010) by Shinpei Takeda
A a road movie follows two high school friends as they drive down from Canada to Mexico visiting 18 survivors of the atomic bomb living in the North American west coast in search of the hypocenter in their memories.

Director: Shinpei Takeda, Producer: Eiji Wakamatsu, Production: Atopus Studio, Subtitles: Noemi Rodríguez
Awards: Audience Award at Shinsedai Film festival (Toronto, Canada), Special Mention award at Uranium Film festival (Rio de Janeiro, Brasil)
Official Selection: Zipangu Film festival, Zipangu Est, Nippon Connection Film Festival (Frankfurt, Germany), Al Jazeera Int'l, San Diego Asian Film Festival, Asian Hotshots Film festival (Berlin), etc.

Shinpei Takeda is a visual artist and filmmaker. His works involve a wide range of themes regarding memories and history. He uses multi-media installations, sound interventions, documentary films, large-scale photography installations, and collaborative community projects in various public contexts.

Shinpei is also a Founder and creative director of The AJA Project, a nonprofit dedicated to working with resettled refugee children in San Diego and displaced youth in Colombia and Thailand using a participatory photography. As a filmmaker he works on films with diverse topics including pre-WWII Japanese immigration to Tijuana, Mexico and the atomic bomb survivors living in the Americas (Atopus Studio).  As a performance artist, he directs Ghost Magnet Roach Motel, a noise performance unit from Tijuana, Mexico.

Back to main navigation

This website uses cookies to give you the best possible service. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies. Detailed information can be found in our privacy policy.