BAKEMONODirected by Jorge Lucas, Sumire Takamatsu
This film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from October 1, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film on Eventive.
Today is February 3rd, known in Japan as setsubun. Families celebrate by casting out evil spirits from their homes. But this family’s daughter is not convinced they’re so evil, so she invites a spirit in for a midnight snack.
Director, Writer: Sumire Takamatsu, Jorge Lucas
Producer, Editor: William Nawrocki
Cast: Claudia Fabella, Shio Muramatsu, Daisuke Suzuki, Sherry Q, Erin Yuqi Yang
Director of Photography: Rob Silcox
Music: Emi Nishida
Refugees, Drifters, Matriarchs, Charlatans, Survivors, and the Supernatural unite! Here, the square pegs all fit. The streams all swim up. The grain runs against. So take off your shoes and come in for these shortflix and feels. — Kirby Peñafiel