Actor/Dancer. Born in Saitama, in 1983 and grew up in Mexico-city and Toronto. Junya Ishii has been working across the fields of dance, theatre and film. His interest is to discover the state of consciousness and unconsciousness, state of being through the body and its perception. In ’09, he moved to Budapest to explore performing art and to work for Theatre JEL by choreographer/ surrealist, Josef Nadj. He has lived in Yokohama, since 2014. He plays the leading role of 2045 Carnival Folklore by Naoki Kato, which premiered at Seattle International Film Festival 2015. ◼︎Portfolio
Misaki Oka was a member of an idol group “Yumemiru Adolescenceand”, then screen debuted on noise science fiction film.
Shigeru Oxe is a Japanese actor, who appeared for films such as “Strayer’s Chronicle” directed by Takahisa Zeze, “Embers” by Jumpei Matsumoto, “My Man” by Kazuyoshi Kumagiri. He as been working as director and playwrite for own theatre company “Yumenogekidan Mitemite”.
Painter/Actor, born in Tokyo in 1986. Ryosuke Hayashi has performed on stage such as “The Show Must Go On” (Direction:Jérôme Bel , 2011) and “Step-Memories – Return of the Oppressed” (Direction:Hansol Yoon , 2012) in Festival/Tokyo. He also has acted in films such as “Last Girl on Earth” (Short film:Directed by Naoki Kato 2015) and “2045 Carnival Folklore”. As painter, he has been participating for several group exhibitions in Tokyo and Sydney, as well as publishing a children’s book. In 2014 he had solo Exhibitions 『First』 in The Art complex Center of Tokyo. His artworks for 2045 Carnival Folklore can be viewed here.
T. MIKAWA is a living legend who is highly respected not only in Japan but also around the world. He is a member of Hijo Kaidan and Incapacitants. His performances and sounds are so powerful and original that they draw in many audience members even though they have no experience with the genre of Noise. ◼︎Trailer Feat T.MIKAWA
Hiroyuki Nagashima (born in 1966 in Kyoto) is a music composer, who is regarded by filmmakers such as Shinji Aoyama, Ishii Sogo/Gakuryu, Otomo Katsuhiro, Kunitoshi Manda. He stared to compose music with tape recorder and synthesiser when he was 10 years old. His first appearance as film music composer was “The master of Shiatsu” directed by Ishii Sogo in 1989. He also participated for the project “Alex-World” , the CD-Rom game which was begging of multi media age. Since then till now, he has composed, played, and mixing 5.1ch for numerous amount of music for movies, TVs, Games. He has electronic music group called Dowser. ◼︎Dowser’s Khôra
Singer, songwriter, guitarist based in Tokyo, Ryo Hamamoto started performing solo shows around 2004, and previously had released albums “Leave Some Space” in 2007 and “Ryo Hamamoto & The Wetland” in 2012 while performing, touring, recording and collaborating with many artists of wide range of musical back grounds. His latest release is a 7ep vinyl titled “The Last Train Home” in Nov 2015, which is a single cut from the new album currently being preparing for official release in early 2016. ◼︎Official Site
Hideyuki OKAMOTO (born in Okayama in 1979) is a Japanese Film Producer. His producing credits include “Touching The Skin Of Eeriness” (2013/dir: Ryusuke HAMAGUCHI/cast: Shota SOMETANI) and “Happy Hour”(2015/dir: Ryusuke HAMAGUCHI). He started his career as musician and actor, and most famously for “Intimacies” (2012/dir: Ryusuke HAMAGUCHI), “2045 Carnival Folklore” (2013/dir: Naoki KATO), “Similar but different” (2013/dir. Shota SOMETANI) and “Journey to the Shore” (2015/dir. Kiyoshi KUROSAWA)