Koreeda gets lifetime achievement award at Spain film festival


The requested article has expired, and is no longer available. Any related articles, and user comments are shown below.


©2020 GPlusMedia Inc.

Login to comment

 "I am just halfway through my career, so I felt that a lifetime achievement award was a bit early for me."

Oh! but so well-deserved already - he has made so many wonderful and important works of art and social commentary. It is great to think that there is so much more to come. Congratulations! to him.

2 ( +3 / -1 )

A richly deserved award, if a tad premature. I watched After The Storm last night - a wonderful film with a great cast. Kiki Kirin was superb as the mother and I found the whole thing very moving; Koreeda's characters are flawed and often failures but the humanism and sympathy he has for them shines through. No happy ending either. Just like real life, I suppose.

1 ( +2 / -1 )

You can't make this up, the aptly named Koreeda winning in the land of... corrida.

2 ( +2 / -0 )

Login to leave a comment

Facebook users

Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday. By doing so, you will also receive an email inviting you to receive our news alerts.

Facebook Connect

Login with your JapanToday account

User registration

Articles, Offers & Useful Resources

A mix of what's trending on our other sites