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Visual Contents Division

We provide short films and develop entertainment business.

Visual Contents Division Past Productions

2015

Love Divine!
Nestle x ShortShorts Special Presentation

Love Divine!

Director:Toshiro Sonoda / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2015
Cast:Reina Asami, Kensuke Owada , IVAN

A romantic comedy led by fate. The protagonist is a woman inexperienced in love who relies on fortune telling, and it is this fortune telling that triggers her encounter with a man. Full of emotion, this is a story that unfolds over a scenic Thai landscape.

Don't give us bouquet!
UULA x ShortShorts Music Shorts Competition Special Production Project

Don't give us bouquet!

Director:Hidenobu Abera / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2015
Cast:Rika Adachi, Arisa Nakamura, Sae Niwa, Miyu Yagyu, Ryunosuke Matsumura, Takayuki Kinoshita

Four girls, close friends from university, reunite at a classmate’s wedding. After the bouquet has been thrown and they are suitably tipsy, the girls decide to confess their true feelings to their respective partners. This should seal the fate of each of their loves, but what is it that lies in wait for them?

Shabu-Shabu Spirit
Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Commissioned Project “Project introducing the attraction of Japanese Food and Food Culture”

Shabu-Shabu Spirit

Director:Yuki Saito / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2015
Cast:Mitsuru Hirata, Dai Watanabe , Ayaka Morita, Akiko Takeuchi

A fiancé, Keita, goes to meet the family, the father, Shozo, begins his secret appraisal – a test to see whether this fiancé is worthy or not of marrying his daughter. Trying to reduce the distance between them, the mother prepares a single nabe (cooking pot) for the shabu-shabu meal. As Shozo’s eyes glint brightly, Keita reaches towards the shabu-shabu.

2014

Flavor of That Day
Nestle x ShortShorts Special Presentation

Flavor of That Day

Director:YUKI SAITO / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014
Cast:Sei Ashina, Eiji Okuda, Yoshiko Miyazaki

A daughter returns to Japan from New York after ten years spent chasing a dream that she is yet to realize. Reuniting with her father, their love for one another is affirmed.

FAKE
UULA x ShortShorts Music Shorts Competition Special Production Project

FAKE

Director:Kentaro Hagiwara / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014
楽曲:Every Little Thing/Time goes by Cast:Alice Hirose, Kensuke Owada, etc.

Shiori works as a "rental girlfriend" who smiles constantly for her customers, but in reality she is hung up on her ex-boyfriend, Genki, and feels deeply alone. When Shota, a new customer who resembles Genki, shows up, Shiori begins to get carried away. As so their two-hour date begins.

Beyond The Blue
UULA x ShortShorts Music Shorts Competition Special Production Project

Beyond The Blue

Director:Seiki Watanabe / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014
Music: Ayaka /Hazimari no Toki Cast:Mikie Hara, Asuka Shibuya, Kanji Tsuda, etc.

25-year-old Yuki is a competitive swimmer who is desperate to retire following injury in a car accident. But as the swimming school where she used to train is on the edge of closure, her best friend Chihiro asks her to be a guest swimmer for the school’s final swimming event.

Two Juliets of Verona
UULA x ShortShorts Music Shorts Competition Special Production Project

Two Juliets of Verona

Director:Ken Ochiai / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014
Music : AAA /Koioto to Amazora Cast:Marie IItoyo, Aira Nakajima, Takuya Ide, etc.

Verona Girls’ High School has been holding its legendary theater festival for 120 years. Julie and Yuri are competing with each other to appear as the star of the play. When they find out the school will become co-educational and a male transfer student appears, the battle intensifies...

half & half
UULA x ShortShorts Music Shorts Competition Special Production Project

half & half

Director:Takumi Saitoh / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014
Music : Ohashi Trio / HONEY Cast:Momoko Tanabe, Arata Iura, etc.

Revolving around desktop doodles, this is a love story between a high school girl and a boy who attends only evening classes. A deep romance that will sway your emotions.

Thinking on you
UULA x ShortShorts Music Shorts Competition Special Production Project

Thinking on you

Director:Naoto Monma / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014
Music : Ayumi Hamasaki / LOVE-Destiny- Cast:Kana Kurashina, Taro Suruga etc.

One afternoon, Kana is cooking up a special meal for her husband Wataru. It’s looking like a nice late brunch for these newlyweds…

Can & Sulochan
UULA x ShortShorts Music Shorts Competition Special Production Project

Can & Sulochan

Director:Mitsuyo Miyazaki / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014
Music : Ayumi Hamasaki / No way to say Cast:Sheryar Khan, Nanao, Denden etc.

Suro-chan has moved to Japan and is having trouble getting used to life there. He can’t even talk to the woman living next door who he meets every day. Feeling lonelier and lonelier, one day meets “Kyan,” a talking vending machine, and his life starts to change.

In the Tree House
TOKYO SKYTREE® 2nd Anniversary Special Short Film

In the Tree House

Director:Tsuyoshi Nakakuki / Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014 / Time:20:00
Cast:Umika Kawashima, Sawa Suzuki, Yoshimasa Kondo, Shiho, Kouta Fudauchi, Yumiko Fujita

A disparate and estranged family whose independent lives fail to cross paths. That is until one day they make a sudden, out of the ordinary trip. This may sound like a common story but for this family it's one of great importance, as they are given the chance to reaffirm family bonds.

A SOCCER STORY
TOKYO SHORT FILM PROJECT

A SOCCER STORY

Director:Liliana Sulzbach(Brazil) ountry of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014 / Running Time:12:07 / Cast:People of Kozu Island, Ryohei Sato, Ruy Ramos

A soccer team in Tokyo heads to Kozu Island to have a match with a local team in the Island. During the game, Kazu, a young player in Kozu Island, happens to play against his home town's team. With all the folks' watch, how will he perform in the game?

TRANCE VISUALS
TOKYO SHORT FILM PROJECT

TRANCE VISUALS

Director:Alfonso Torre(Philippines)Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014 / Running Time:14:24 / Cast:Solenn Heussaff, Matthew Rac, Hiroko Ninomiya, Atsushi Sekiguchi

Jenny is a Filipina doing her art residency in Tokyo where she meets Michael, an American photographer in transit. They spend a long day together discovering more about each other and exchanging insights on the beautiful city of Tokyo.

TOKYO SYMPHONY
TOKYO SHORT FILM PROJECT

TOKYO SYMPHONY

Director:Toshiro Sonoda(Japan) Country of Production:Japan / Production Year:2014 / Running Time:14:02 / Cast:Yuka Nakayama, Mickey Curtis

Erika has graduated from music school where she studied conducting. One day, she replies to a job advertisement and meets an old man at the mansion where she is to audition. He is blind and explains to her that he wants to complete an unfinished symphony about Tokyo.

2013

Memory Sculptor
SKY PerfecTV! x ShortShorts Collaboration Short Film

Memory Sculptor

Director:Ken Ochiai / 16:42 / Action Drama

The wife of a wealthy man hires memory erasing agents, Jin and Testsu, to erase her husband's memory of the young lover with whom he's having an affair.
They infiltrate his brain, and begin to erase the memories one by one. However, a conspiracy plot awaits them.

DEATH THE LOSER
Okinawa International Movie Festival 5th Anniversary & SSFF & ASIA 15th Anniversary Specially Produced Short Film

DEATH THE LOSER

Director:Seiki Watanabe / 20:36 / Drama / Comedy

A visit from Death in the middle of surgery?!
"I'm so sorry, but I'm afraid I have to take a life.
So could you kindly decide which life?"
Out of the surgeon, intern, patient and spouse all present, who will leave with this pathetic Reaper?

Koyuki's Wandering Football
J.LEAGUE 20th Anniversary Special Film

Koyuki's Wandering Football

Director:Satsuki Okawa / 17:00 / Drama

The tsunami washed away her father’s signed football a year ago. Koyuki innocently plots to fill a new ball with signatures for his birthday.
Her journey takes unexpected turn when she reconnects with her father’s football fanatic friend.

TOKYO SKY STORY
TOKYO SKYTREE®1st Anniversary Special Short Film

TOKYO SKY STORY

Director:Yukinori Makabe / 15:00 / Drama

A taxi driver carries a couple in his back seat. With a moody appearance and sullen atmosphere, they sit facing away from each other.
The voice of a junior high student suffering the pains of first love plays over the radio.
A complicated parallel story set against the TOKYO SKY TREE backdrop.

2011

Super Star
Let’s Travel Project Special Presentation

Super Star

Director: Kentaro Hagiwara / 18:50 / Drama

When Toshiko's (Atsuko Sakurai) dream of meeting her favourtie Korean idol comes true, the last thing she wants to do is be late for the fan event in which he plans to attend.
Looking for the fastest way to the venue, she jumps into a yellow car only to be confronted by its grumpy driver Park (Eung-soo Kim), who leaves her wondering if she will ever make it there on time...

Smile Bus
Let’s Travel Project Special Presentation

Smile Bus

Director:Sang-joon Park / 22:52 / Drama

One day a young Korean girl, Yuna (Hyun-kyoung Ryu), decides to pack up and leave, she heads for Japan where she takes a job as a tour guide for visiting Koreans to Japan.
Hot on her trail is her ex boyfriend Sang-ho (Gun-hyung Park) who follows her to Japan in order to win the still confused Yuna back. but will she get back with him?
"Smile Bus" is a comtempory re-working of the classic Kamakura and Enoshima love story.

The Eclipse’s Shadow
Music Shorts Special Presentation

The Eclipse’s Shadow

Director:Shiro Tokiwa / 14:00 / Drama

The interaction of 3 couples that take place during the afternoon of a total solar eclipse.

2010

Heaven’s Island
Let’s Travel Project Special Presentation

Heaven’s Island

Director:Naoko Tajima / 13:53 / Drama

Satoshi returns to Taketomi Island to take part in grandma’s 97th birthday ”mandala” party...

Yukkina
Music Short Creative Competition Special Presentation

Yukkina

Director:Seiki Watanabe / 11:38 / Drama

An influential politician loses his wife who has supported him for 40 years.
One day a young girl who introduces herself as his wife’s friend shows up and gives him a video.

MISTER ROCOCO
Music Short Creative Competition Special Presentation

MISTER ROCOCO

Director:Naoto Hidaka / 13:30 / Drama

Enough of life where everything is cute!! This is a romantic comedy about a girl who gets over her lost love in a dazzling & heroic way.

me, too
Music Short Creative Competition Special Presentation

me, too

Director :FROGMAN / 10:00 / Animation

I’m different. I’m special! Everybody thinks that way.
But there is a big wall that’s blocking the way.

2006

LINE
Agency of Cultural Affairs・VIPO・SSFF&ASIA Supported by NDJC

LINE

Director:Hiroyuki Nakao / 18:30 / Drama

Middle-aged couple Setsuko and Shingo want to break away from their poverty-stricken life. Setsuko, a cleaning lady, is attempting to rob cash from a safe located inside the building she works at...

Tengu Gaiden
Super Dry Award Scholarship

Tengu Gaiden

Director: Hidetoshi Oneda / 24:03 / Drama

Looking down on the city of Kyoto, which sank under the sea due to global warming, the old monk begins telling the story of Tengu.

2005

Tokyo Tenshi
Super Dry Award Scholarship

Tokyo Tenshi

Director:Toshiro Sonoda / 16:17 / Drama

In the near future at a motorbike taxi office, a driver named Leo meets a passenger claiming to be an angel. Together they drive around Tokyo all night long.

2004

THE SECRET SHOW
Super Dry Award Scholarship

THE SECRET SHOW

Director:Hiroyuki Nakao / 21:26 / Drama

Hotta, a young bicycle messenger is summoned to a hotel by a woman to deliver a package to the famous host of “The Secret Show”.
He pedals frantically to the TV station but he encounters many obstacles and secrets along the way...