Tanaka’s diary

Germany Poland
Documentary Experimental
23 min.


Director | Filip Jacobson
Script | Filip Jacobson
Director of photography | Kanashimi Tanaka
| Nele Jeromin
Sound | Dora Tomic
Composer | Adam Brozowski
Producer | Karolina Galuba
Production company | Furia Film


What was to be a coveted tour of a Japanese group around Europe had a tragic end. The 1979 events are remembered by a couple who went on their honeymoon at that time. Their story is illustrated by authentic 8mm footage recorded by Japanese tourists. Film is a poetic discovery of sadness.


About the director:

Graduate of the Academy of Media Arts Cologne, Gdynia Film School, and Film Studies at UŁ in Poland. He has participated in the exchange programme with EICTV in Cuba, and workshops of the Berlinale Talent Campus, EsoDoc, Goshort Talent Campus, PolskaDoc. Working in Cologne Germany.