The Sower (2016) review [Camera Japan Festival]


“Yosuke Takeuchi has prove(n) himself to be a director with a clear vision and the talent to sincerely paint his vision on the silver screen. We can’t wait for his second cinematographical adventure in the human interest genre.”


It is not common for a cinematographical narrative to be inspired by the art and the life of a famous painter. In The Sower‘s case, Vincent Van Gogh and more specifically his paintings of sowing and sunflowers inspired Yosuke Takeuchi to create a narrative integrating these two elements so integral to Van Gogh’s oeuvre.

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