TORICO is a director, fashion designer and blogger. Her first short film, “Mikagami” (2004) received great reviews after its screening in Fantasia International Film Festival and Yubari, and was later screened at festivals all around the world.  In 2006, she made her debut feature film, “Ikerushinibana”, which was again screened in festivals around the world garnering very positive reactions. Her latest film “Midori: The Camelia Girl” is based on the infamous ero guro manga, “Shojo Tsubaki” by Suehiro Maruo. TORICO has also published a photobook, has her own blog about fashion on Numero Tokyo, is the director and designer of the Mewee Dinkeee brand, and the founder of the Chiyuri Association.

Here are her top five Japanese films, in random order

1. Memories of Matsuko (Tetsuya Nakashima, 2006)

Buy This Title

2. Ikiru (Akira Kurosawa, 1952)

Buy This Title

3. Funuke Show Some Love, You Losers! (Daihachi Yoshida, 2007) 

 

Buy This Title

4. Seven Samurai (Akira Kurosawa, 1954) 

Buy This Title

5. Rashomon (Akira Kurosawa, 1950) 

Buy This Title

Advertisement

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here