• Tuesday, May 28, 22:30 Mousonturm Saal
  • Wednesday, May 29, 22:00 Mal Seh’n Kino
  • Japan 2018, 102 min, Japanese with English subtitles
  • Director & script: SABU
  • Production: LDH Japan, Rapid Eye Movies
  • Camera: Hiroo YANAGIDA
  • Distribution: Rapid Eye Movies
  • Cast: Sho AOYAGI, Keita MACHIDA, Noboyuki SUZUKI, Shintaro AKIYAMA, Masayasu YAGI
  • German premiere
  • Competition Nippon Cinema Award


An overzealous fan kidnaps pop star Hiroshi, Tetsuo is trying to shake off his former gangster colleagues and Takeru hopes to awaken his comatose girlfriend by doing three good deeds per day. The latest thriller comedy by SABU is fast paced, highly energetic and completely unpredictable.

Director's Bio
Hiroyuki TANAKA, better known as SABU, was born in Wakayama prefecture in 1964. His directing debut D.A.N.G.A.N. RUNNER (1996) was shown at various international film festivals. Many awards and regular invitations to the Berlinale followed, where he won the FIPRESCI Award in 2000 for MONDAY. Apart from working as a director, SABU is also active as an actor.

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