A Memory

It is a family get together on the New Year’s Eve. A father who sacrifice anything for his family and his wife is by his side to support him on every single step, their first born son living up to his parents expectation and his little sister try to smooth out the family complication.- A film to uncover the illusion of “Family” that each of us expect, without even knowing.

  • Kiho Park
  • Kiho Park
  • Manami Hirokawa
    Key Cast
  • Akihiro Sekiguchi
    Key Cast
  • Ryo Sakura
    Key Cast
  • Midori Kanzaki
    Key Cast
  • Hiroki Ikeda
    Camera Operator
  • Hiroki Ikeda
    Film Editing
  • Kiho Park
    Film Editing
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    38 minutes 58 seconds
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    May 5, 2016
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    2,000 USD
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Director Biography - Kiho Park

During period of being undergraduate student, Kiho started career as film director. He joined project of focusing on issues of “Street Kids” and “HIV/AIDS” in Republic of Zambia. After graduating university, he started to run nonprofit organization that tackle the issue of youth poverty in Japan, and he attended some international conferences to improve youth issue in world. After quitting job as CEO, he started to make fiction film, and also running project of documentary film that focused on ethnic minority.

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Director Statement

I found and met various social issue when I was running my own nonprofit as social entrepreneur. As social entrepreneur, I notice that various issue are causing from “Role Expectation”. In this film, I emphasize a question of “what is the family?” and moreover, what is real us without role expectation.