Miwa YOSHIMINE 吉峯美和

This Planet Is Not My Planet

この星は、私の星じゃない

Nippon Docs   ¾ 

Mitsu TANAKA is a pioneer of the Japanese women’s liberation movement. She started her activism in the early 1970s, motivated by the feeling she already had as a child: This world with its rules and power structures is not the world she wants to live in! Her main concern today is to transfer feminism as a comprehensive moral attitude into one’s occupational, family, and everyday life. Miwa YOSHIMINE has accompanied the protagonist of her documentary for several years, creating an in-depth portrayal of the person behind the political struggles: Mitsu TANAKA doesn’t hide her rough edges.


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Tue, 09. June 2020

Sun, 14. June 2020

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Original with English subtitles

Territories: Germany

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Female Futures? Social issues Documentary

この星は、私の星じゃない
Kono hoshi wa, watashi no hoshi janai

Japan 2019

90 minutes

Production
Pandora, Bearsville

World sales
Pandora

About Miwa YOSHIMINE
吉峯美和

Miwa YOSHIMINE was born in 1967. Since 1991, she has worked as a freelancer for commercial broadcasting programs and NHK documentaries. THIS PLANET IS NOT MY PLANET (2019 / NC ’20) is her first feature-length documentary.

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