37th PFF Pia Film Festival
Time Out says
Launched in 1977 in order to 'discover and develop new movie talent', the Pia Film Festival sees independent movies compete for PFF Awards, while the Invitational Selection features valuable work from both Japan and abroad. For the latter, this year's edition shines the spotlight on cult filmmaker and screenwriter Samuel Fuller (1912-1997), who's inspired the likes of Godard, Wenders, Scorsese and Tarantino. Meanwhile, the competition jury also has some star power: Sion Sono, Gakuryu Ishii, Shinya Tsukamoto, Yuya Ishii...