FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016
PROMOTION REEL
FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016

PROMOTION REEL

INTRODUCTION|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016

作品紹介|映画『GREENGRASS』イグナシオ・ルイス・アルバレス監督、石崎チャベ太郎主演|日本・チリ修好120周年記念映画・日智共同制作映画

Gustavo Ayares Ambassador|グスタボ・アジャレス大使|チリ大使館

Embassy of the Republic of Chile in Japan

Patricio TORRES Ambassador

Chilean and Japanese young artists, full of talent are making the first co-production film. “Green Grass” will be finished during 2017, same year that Chile and Japan are celebrating 120 anniversary of diplomatic relations. We have confidence that the movie will be a success which many people would enjoy and it will strengthen the friendly relationship between our peoples.
Co production of Japan and Chile|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016
Green Grass is a co-production between Chile and Japan and shows a story about learning and improvement, with emphasis on the communication beyond the spoken word in the relations that the characters establish. It takes place in a naturalistic world with breaks into latinamerican magical realism and a reflective rhythm derived from the Japanese culture.
Co production of Japan and Chile|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016

STORY|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016

Story and Still frames1|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016
Kondo, a successful young Japanese businessman of 30 years old, lives and concerns about banal things until the day he awakes in an unknown coast after a major earthquake in Japan.
Story and Still frames2|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016
There he will try to return to his routine,
Story and Still frames3|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016
but gradually he will discover a new path where he will learn how to move forward becoming one with everything around to go ahead.
Story and Still frames3|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016

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CAST and STAFF|FILM GREENGRASS INGNACIO RUIZ DIRECTOR and the starring Chavetaro Ishizaki |120th Anniversary of Japan-Chile Diplomatic Relations, 2016

CAST
石崎チャベ太郎(ISHIZAKI CHAVETARO)|a feature film GREEN GRASS Role : Makoto Kondo
Chavetaro Ishizaki 【Official Site

He was born in Boston, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, USA, raised in Osaka, Japan. He joins a feature film "Kemono michi", TV DRAMA "Ultra Down -gekitsui-", "Closing automatical door", and a feature film "Yamaoto","Doman Seman", "Body Temperature", "KAMEN RAIDER GAIMU", "TENKA SORAN" etc. And, his starring works of "Body Tempereture", "barrier" were selected as an official selection in many international film festivals, and got an award.
This project started by the opportunity of encounter in the 63th Festival de Cannes.
 
ダニエル・カンディア(Daniel Candia)|a feature film GREEN GRASS Role : Robert
Daniel Candia

He was born in Chillan, Chile. He joins the movies Sentados Frente al Fuego (2011), En las afueras de la ciudad (2012), Matar a un hombre (2014) and the TV series Bala loca (2016). His main activity is the professional acting for films and television and his most successful work is the main role in the feature “Matar a un Hombre” (Dir. Alejandro Fernandez Almendras), awarded with the World Cinema Grand Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival and the Best Actor Award in the Film Festival of Asian-Pacific in Vladivostok, Rusia.
 
ヒメナ・リバス(Ximena Rivas)|a feature film GREEN GRASS Role : Rosa
Ximena Rivas

She was born in Santiago, Chile and studied at University of Chile and she specialized in Actor`s Direction at the Catholic University of Chile and San Antonio de los Baños Film School (Cuba). She joins the features Neruda(2016), El árbol magnético (2013), Bombal (2011) Kiltro(2006)El chacotero sentimental(1999) Historias de Fútbol (1997). She is one of the most important actresses in television dramas and televesion movies, being her most remarcable work “La Gabriela”, tv movie about the Nobel chilean poet Gabriela Mistral.
 
ニコラス・トロ(Nicolas Toro)|a feature film GREEN GRASS Role : Nicolas
Nicolas Toro

He was born in Santiago, Chile. He began his career as tv advertisement actor with the biggest brands in the country. In paralel he develop his work as storyteller and master of puppets. Joins the features Zapping, un largometraje sin guión(2011), Canción sin letra(2013) and the short film Descansar(2015). In tv she joins the famous chilean puppet series 31 Minutos and the children program Cubox.
 
トーマス・シューラー(Tomás Schuller)|a feature film GREEN GRASS Role : Lalo
Tomás Schuller

He was born in Santiago, Chile. Vissual artist and animator, studied arts at the Catholic University of Chile and his main fields of work are painting and animation as an independent director. His first attemp with live action was in the short film Ramon (2015) and Green Grass is his first feature film.
 
ニコル・ロメロ(Nicolle Romero)|a feature film GREEN GRASS Role : Camila
Nicolle Romero

She was born in Concepción City, studied at the Acting School of Universidad Nacional de las Artes, Argentina; Scenic Arts in Universidad Mayor, Chile and licenced instructor of Bikram Yoga of the Yoga College of India in Thailand. In 2013 she developed independent project about Drag King perfomances as a genre subversion space and political action. In 2016 with the support of women UN she participated in the short about the filiative rights of homosexual parents of the lesbian organization “Rompiendo el silencio”. Green Grass is her first feature film.
 
STAFF
イグナシオ・ルイス・アルバレス(Ignacio Ruiz)|a feature film GREEN GRASS DIRECTOR
Ignacio Ruiz Alvarez 【Official Site

From Puerto Montt in the south of Chile. Director, art director and screenwriter. He studied at Valparaíso's University Film School and the publicity school Brother Advertisement. His work highlights are a strong art direction and the quest for the pictorical image in the film compositions. Director of the animation short films Humanoide no Robot(2009), Enco Travesias a Vapor(2011) and the fiction shorts Manzanas Amarillas(2014), Descansar(2016) and Peon(2015)
 
PRODUCER
Yeniffer Fasciani

From Iquique, in the north of Chile. Graduated as filmmaker with speciality in Production and Post-production in Valparaiso's University Film School and degree in Executive Production at the Catholic University of Chile. Producer of animation and fiction short films; and producer of the feature films Perros Sin Cola, Green Grass and Morir Tres Veces. Part of the production team of the tv series Pega Martín Pega, about the chilean boxer Martin Vargas. With experience in project development and production strategies, distribution and and film development for fund applications.
 
PRODUCER
MASUMI SOGA

She was born in Saitama, Japan in 1977. For six years she worked for two Japanese production companies: first in Excellent Films and second in WILL Do Co., Ltd. In 2011, she decided to become an independent film producer after attending that year's edition of Talent Campus Tokyo. Since then, she has been developing co-production film projects with the goal of making strong films for a worldwide audience. Her first production was “Tanaka's Happy Farm” directed by Ian Wang in 2012. This year she co-produced the short film "Oh Lucy!" directed by Atsuko Hirayanagi which received the Second Prize of the Cinefondation at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
 
Co PRODUCER
Hiroyuki Tanimoto

Born in Guatemala and raised in Colombia, Japan, and US. After worked as an independent curator for short film festival for 7 years, he produced his first short film “SIX” with the directorial duo, C. Zencirci and G. Giovanetti in 2009. SIX was world premiered at Locarno IFF in 2009 and then traveled over 40 international festivals winning several awards. In 2013, he produced his first fiction feature, ”Ningen (Human)” with the same directorial duo as Japan-France coproduction. It was world premiered at Toronto IFF 2013 and has been selected in more than 20 International Festival winning several awards. He is an alumni of Talent Campus Tokyo 2013 and focuses on international coproduction.
 
Director - Ignacio Ruiz /  Dir.Assistant - Francisco Inostroza /  Script - Carolina Quezada
Line Producer - Jetzabel Moreno /  1st Producer Assistant - Felipe Mundaca /  2nd Producer Assitant - Kebin Frez
Art Director - Carolina Fuentealba /  Set Decorator - Amanda Mora /  Art Assistant - Alejandro Marin /  Make Up and Hair Styling - Fernanda Riveros /  Wardrobe Artist - Eduardo Osorio /  Cinematographer - Victor Silva /  1st Camera Assistant - Carlos Novoa /  2nd Camera Assistant - Diego Ortiz /  Grip - Manuel Macaya /  Gaffer - Benjamin Luna /  Electric - Cristobal Santos
Sound Recording - Cristian Arias /  Sound Edition - BEEP
Editor - David Cardenas /  Postproduction - Mentenomade

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Please feel free to contact.

VICENTE [JAPAN]
PRODUCER / MASUMI SOGA
masumi.soga@greengrass-movie.com
vicentee.com

NIEBLA Production [CHILE]
PRODUCER / Yeniffer Fasciani
yeniffer.fasciani@greengrass-movie.com
nieblaproducciones.cl