The Woodsman and the Rain
A film shoot hinges on their offbeat friendship
Running Time: 128 mins
Retail Price: £19.99
Release Date: 2013
Content Type: Movie
Katsu, a 60 year-old lumberjack, lives in a small, tranquil village in the mountains. When a film crew suddenly arrives to shoot a zombie movie, Katsu finds himself unwittingly roped into assisting the production and is increasing frustrated by the pushy crew, especially the young, seemingly spineless director Koichi.
However, an improbable friendship soon develops between Katsu and Koichi, as Katsu comes to see joy in the filmmaking process, and gradually helps Koichi to recover his sense of self. Soon, their bond inspires an unusual collaboration between the villagers and the film crew.
Interviews with Cast
1.85:1 widescreen 1080p
DTS-HD MA 5.1 Surround Japanese
Third Window Films