Archive for September, 2011

SketchTravel and Room to read

Tuesday, September 20th, 2011

I’d like to share with you an important project I’ve had the luck to help in a small way. I’m sure you’ve heard about it by now: SketchTravel! Sketchtravel is a unique international charity project brainchild of my good friend Dice Tsutsumi and Gerald Guerlais. The idea is to benefit Room to Read, an international [...]

Films for hope report

Monday, September 19th, 2011

Wow, what a great weekend in NewYork. Screening La Luna at Japan Society was such a wonderful experience. We had such a warm audience, I was really really touched. I think it’s fair to say I came to New York city on 9/11 weekend, with it also being the six month mark from the Japan [...]

La Luna at Telluride Film Festival

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Here’s what I couldn’t tell you till now since the festival keeps its plans under wraps until the last minute: La Luna is playing at Telluride Film festival this weekend ! I’m so excited about this. It’s playing in front of Vim Wenders Pina. I’m a huge fan, I couldn’t be more honored, I was [...]