Short Film “KNOT”



Production: THE TWO, Inc.
Genre: SF Drama / High Concept
Credit: Producer, Director, Writer, Cinematographer, Editor, Art Director, Graphic Designer

honor: Short Short Film Festival and Asia 2022 Nominated

Logline: It has been several years since fireworks festivals have been cancelled in a city famous for its fireworks.
A woman stands in front of a poster with a sticker on top informing her that the festival has been “cancelled.” Curious, she peels off the sticker to find a hole that should not exist…

Production note: This film was entirely shot on iPhone.This story unfolds against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic during one of Japan’s renowned fireworks festivals Nagaoka Fireworks festival”, depicting the origins and regeneration.

Movie poster graphic designed by Hiroshi Takano