Watanabe in Winter (2018)

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In the aesthetic tone of Krzysztof Kieslowski and Haruki Murakami, Watanabe in Winter tells of Japanese wallflower Atsushi Watanabe and Chinese call girl Miss Eel, two recent immigrants in New York City, forming a delicate human connection over one quiet evening.

“Loneliness is not the consequence of being without men or women, but rather its precondition.”

Running time: 38 minutes

Screenings: Bucharest Film Awards 2018 I NewFilmmakers New York 2018