Pale Moon (Kami no tsuki,紙の月)
Our Family (Bokutachi no kazoku,ぼくたちの家族)

You Dance with the Summer (Kimi ga odoru natsu,君が踊る、夏)

You Dance with the Summer (Kimi ga odoru natsu,君が踊る、夏)
[ Directed by ]
KATSUKI Hideyuki
[ Produced by ]
• GODA Yoshio
[ Cast ]
• KINAMI Haruka NOGAMI Kaori
• IGARASHI Shunji OTAKI Tsukasa
[ Staff ]
• Screenplay: KATSUKI Hideyuki
• Screenplay: MATSUO Asako
• Theme Song: Tohoshinki
• Cinematography: KOBAYASHI Gen
• Production Design: FUKUZAWA Katsuhiro
• Set Decoration: OBA Nobumasa
• Lighting: HORI Naoyuki
[ Production Company ]
YOU DANCE WITH THE SUMMER Production Committee
[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Release Date: September 11th, 2010
Running Time: 125 min
Genre: Drama, Feature
Color: Color
Screening Format: 35mm
Screen Size: Cinema Scope (1:2.35)
Sound Processing: DolbySRD
Subtitle: English
[ Story ]
A touching drama inspired by a true story of a child cancer patient. Mizobata Jumpei who won the Rookie of the Year Award in the 33rd Japan Academy Prize for his role in the film
Threads of Destiny
(Akai Ito) plays a lone main character for the first time. Shimpei (Mizobata) is an aspiring photographer who returns to his hometown in Kochi when his mother is hospitalized. He meets his former lover Kaori’s (Minami Haruka) younger sister Sakura (Omori Ayane). Sakura suffers from an incurable illness and her days are numbered. Shimpei enlists the help of his friends to do all they can to make Sakura’s dream of dancing at the “Yosakoi” festival come true.
[ Official Site ]

The Yosakoi is an energetic and lively group dance style born in the city of Kōchi in the 50s on the basis of awa smells , the summer dances. Is held every year in Kōchi the Yosakoi Matsuri and it, with its teams of dancers and flag bearers, is the active background on which they move the characters of this youth melodrama.
Polite, although stylistically anonymous portrait of the tensions of teenagers of a provincial town, divided between emancipation aspirations, attraction for the city and links with their roots. Nothing new under the sun. Among the actors stands out Kinami Haruka, a relatively new and promising face.
[Katsuyuki Nakanishi]

Katsuyuki Nakanishi
Born on 1984 in Nagoya City, Aichi Prefecture. Graduated in Vantan Film and Movie Institute major in film director. The fourth graduate of JSC Cinematographers assistant upbringing cramming school. While he was studying in Tokyo, he was also working with Director Shinya Tsukamoto's movie at the same time. After that, he became part of the lighting department of Toei Studios Kyoto, studied under Kiyoto Ando and Takashi Sugimoto. In these movies, he worked as an assistant lighting director with Takashi Sugimoto in "Chacha - Tengai no Onna"(2007) and Kiyoto Ando in "The Fallen Angel"(2010). He work as a freelancer since 2011 and became part of these latest movies as a lighting director of Director Yang Ik-June's ”Shibata and Nagao"(2012), Director Keisuke Yoshida’s ”Himeanile”(2016), Director Kohki Yoshida’s ”ThreeLights"(2017), Director Hiroshi Ando’s ”Moon and Thunder" (2017) and Director Shinya Tsukamoto’s ”Killing” (2018).

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