Fuchimori (2021)

​production date 2012.03
single channel video/13min/HD/colour
as director, cinematographer and editor

A short documentary about Fuchimori, a small forest in a city in Japan. During the COVID-19 pandemic, a filmmaker moved to the city from Scotland. He finds a folk tale about the forest where is regarded as the place of no return and a gate to another timeline. The old tale triggered him to remember the scenery in Scotland. How folklore has affected and formed places, cities, and people?