Gaga Acquires Sales Rights To Kore-eda Documentaries

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Leading Japanese distributor Gaga has acquired international sales rights for three early documentaries by Cannes Palme d'Or winner Kore-eda Hirokazu.  All three titles are available for theatrical rights only. After joining the TV Man Union production company in 1987, Kore-eda worked as an assistant director on its signature documentary programming, winning promotion to director in […]
Leading Japanese distributor Gaga has acquired international sales rights for three early documentaries by Cannes Palme d'Or winner Kore-eda Hirokazu. All three titles are available for theatrical rights only.

After joining the TV Man Union production company in 1987, Kore-eda worked as an assistant director on its signature documentary programming, winning promotion to director in 1991. The three films Gaga is handling were directed by Kore-eda in 1991-92 for the Fuji TV documentary program "Nonfix," including his directorial debut, "However."

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