Nobu(2018)

Written & Directed by Sarah Blok & Lisa Konno

NOBU is a personal portrait of a lighthearted Japanese immigrant. NOBU tries to add humour and optimism to the Dutch debate on integration.

 

Short film | 00:08:43 | Documentary | Themes: Immigration, Fashion | Colour | 1.85:1 | The Netherlands | Spoken language: Dutch, English, Japanese | Subtitles: English | Format: DCP, ProRes | Dolby 5.1 & Stereo LtRt

 

Festival Selections:

  • Flatpack Festival 2019, short film competition, UK.
  • International Film Festival Assen 2019, Kersvers competition, the Netherlands.
  • Rotterdams Open Doek Festival 2019, CinemaAsia program, the Netherlands. 🏆
  • Rialto Short Film Festival 2019, short film competition, the Netherlands. 🏆
  • Eindhoven Film Festival 2018, short documentary competition, the Netherlands.
  • PLONS! international documentary film festival 2019, documentary competition, The Netherlands.
  • Sapporo International Short Film Festival 2019, out of competition programme.
  • Festival international du court metrage Lille 2019, international competition. 🏆
  • Szczecin Film Festival 2019, European documentary competition. 🏆
  • Shortcutz Amsterdam 2019, documentary competition. 🏆
  • Humans of Film Festival 2020, short film competiton, the Netherlands. 🏆

AWARDS:

  • Best Short Film, Rialto Short Film Festival 2019.
  • Nomination: Best short documentary, Eindhoven Film Festival, 2019.
  • Best Short of the Month, Shortcutz Amsterdam, 2019.
  • Audience Award, European Competition, Szczecin Film Festival 2019.
  • Audience Award, International competition, Festival International du Court Métrage Lille, 2019.
  • Audience Award, Humans of Film Festival 2020, short film competiton, the Netherlands.

Length:

9 min

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