Cinemafest

Mothers of Fukushima: Eiko & Yoshiko

  • Cinemafestㅣ International Premiere
  • 201695minDCPcolorDocumentary
Director FURUI Mizue
Nation Japan
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Overview

Eiko Kanno is 79 years-old. Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear disaster completely changes her life. Yoshiko Kanno are very important partners in her life. Two women start living at the temporary house.

Director

FURUI Mizue

Born in 1984, Shimane. Since 1988 she has been to the Occupied Territories, reported on the Intifada, resistance movement by Palestinians. She has been focusing on and reporting especially about women and children. In 2005 she received the Grand prize of Days Japan International Photo Journalism, Special prize of Judge, Commemorated Ishibashi Tanzan Waseda Jurnalist Grand prize for the film Ghada-Songs of Palestine (2006).