Kai lives in a fishing village. One day, the boy befriends Lu, a mermaid who loves to dance and sing. But the local townspeople feel that mermaids only bring bad news, complicating coexistence between the two young friends and the rest of the village. A precious fable crowning a triumphant year for Masaaki Yuasa.
He has worked on television productions like Adventure Timewith Finn & Jake and debuted in feature film with Mind Game (04) along with Koji Morimoto. In 2017 he debuted as a solo director with Lu over the Wall and Night Is Short, Walk on Girl, both seen in Sitges.
JAPAN. 2017 (107 min)
PRODUCERSYuka Okayasu, Junnosuke Ito
SCREENPLAYReiko Yoshida, Masaaki Yuasa
Edition: 2017 Section: Anima't Original language: