Programmer:  Makiko Wakai is the coordinator of the “New Asian Currents” programme at Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, which aims to showcase and bring together emerging filmmakers from across the region.   Programme Description:  The titles venture beyond the limits of the documentary genre in ways that will challenge and move audiences.
       
     
Gift by Okuma Katsuya
       
     
Diminishing Memories by Eng Yee Peng
       
     
  Programmer:  Makiko Wakai is the coordinator of the “New Asian Currents” programme at Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, which aims to showcase and bring together emerging filmmakers from across the region.   Programme Description:  The titles venture beyond the limits of the documentary genre in ways that will challenge and move audiences.
       
     

Programmer: Makiko Wakai is the coordinator of the “New Asian Currents” programme at Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, which aims to showcase and bring together emerging filmmakers from across the region.

Programme Description: The titles venture beyond the limits of the documentary genre in ways that will challenge and move audiences.

Gift by Okuma Katsuya
       
     
Gift by Okuma Katsuya

A look at the circumstances and people surrounding the destruction of a culturally historical cemetery necessitated by redevelopment works in the Japanese neighbourhood of Wakasa.

Diminishing Memories by Eng Yee Peng
       
     
Diminishing Memories by Eng Yee Peng

Through the memories of an older brother and from her own childhood, the director revisits the village of her birth that no longer exists.