Gift | Japan 2008 | 8 min.
Drama about a 14-year-old girl, whose friend suddenly disappeared. It shows how this shocking event upset her but at the same time it reveals some beautiful moments she experienced under the difficult situation.
If the Sky had a Memory | GB 2010 | 2 min.
A short experimental film based on a poem about unstable feelings of loss and confusion.
Nozomi Matsuyama, born in Osaka, Japan in 1983. She graduated from the Edinburgh College of Art with a BA (Hons) Film/TV in 2008 and has continuously worked on film projects. Her ECA graduation film, "Gift" (2008) has been included in the Scottish Screen’s DVD, "Best of Scottish Shorts 2008" and has also been screened in four international film festivals to date. In 2010, she’s been involved in a youth promotion film project for the V&A Museum in London and filmed an interview with Vivienne Westwood.
2006 | In the realm of unconscious desire | 2008 | Gift | 2009 | Time and Space | 2010 | If the sky had a memory