Eiichi IMAMURA 今村瑛一
Nippon Visions ½
While he is on the run after stabbing a man, Shinoda accidentally hits a young woman with his car. She turns out to be a zombie, escaping from her ex-boyfriend who is responsible for her misery. They decide to run away together and form an unusual bond, although they know that there is no safe place for them. Eiichi IMAMURA’s visually impressive zombie roadmovie surprises with an unconventional story and profound character design.
Eiichi IMAMURA was born in Aichi Prefecture in 1987. Upon graduating from university, he entered Nikkatsu Visual Arts Academy and started filmmaking. After working as an assistant director, he now works as a freelance filmmaker. BEAUTIFUL, GOODBYE (2019 / NC ’20) is his feature-length debut and won the Special Jury Award at the 2019 PIA Film Festival.