Kata

Shorts

North American Premiere

SHORT | Japan | 7 MINUTES | Japanese | English subtitles

KATA

Action, Women, Documentary, Drama, Sports

A fantastical and dramatic journey through the mind of 13-year-old Mahiro Takano, a long-time undefeated national kata karate form champion, who comes face-to-face with her greatest enemy yet.



Playing in: Shorts: Go Big

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Fri June 11 - 6:00 PM
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CAST & CREDITS

Directed by James Latimer

Originally from London, James Latimer is a Tokyo-based bilingual filmmaker with a background in European literature. Having worked as director of photography in commercials and feature-length narrative film, Latimer now directs narrative film and hybrid documentaries, focusing on culturally aware and visually captivating stories to connect Japan to the world.

Director
James Latimer
Producer
James Latimer
Screenwriter
James Latimer, Conan Amok
Cinematographer
Mikul Eriksson
Editor
Hai Le
Composer
Yoshitaka Hirota
Gaffer
Seiji Nakane
Sound Mix & Foley
Rob Mayes
Colorist
Parker Jarvie
Cast
Mahiro Takano, Takako Kikuchi, Kohei Mashiba

CONTACTS

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International Sales Contact
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US Sales Contact
James Latimer
Jemleykenato
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Phone: +81 80 3200 2701
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Print Source
James Latimer
Jemleykenato
Shibuya, 150-0012
Phone: +81 80 3200 2701
jlatimer@jemleykenato.com