Riuichi Sakamoto: Coda | TIFF

Riuichi Sakamoto: Coda

Riuichi Sakamoto: Coda (Japan)

Directed by:
Stephen Schible
Cast:
Ryuichi Sakamoto
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2018
Synopsis:

From techno-pop stardom to Oscar-winning film composer, the evolution of Ryuichi Sakamoto's music has coincided with his life journeys. Following Fukushima, Sakamoto became an iconic figure in Japan's social movement against nuclear power. As Sakamoto returns to music following a cancer diagnosis, his haunting awareness of life crises leads to a resounding new masterpiece. Ryuichi Sakamoto: Coda is an intimate portrait of the artist.

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