Posted on May 13, 2012

Japan Jigsaw Tour for iPad

Japan Jigsaw Tour for iPad

Although I don’t usually play games that much, I’ve developed a new obsession with Japan Jigsaw Tour for the iPad. I didn’t intend to play games on my iPad at all – it’s for serious things like writing and blogging – but when I searched the App Store for “Japan” and came across this cute … Continue reading

Pecha Kucha: Japan

Pecha Kucha: Japan

On 23rd May there will be an event in London called PechaKucha: Japan, and I’m really excited about it! Just over a year after the Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami, in conjunction with D&AD, a collection of the design and communication world’s greatest stars are being gathered to share stories about Japan. The speakers will … Continue reading

DVD release: Crime or Punishment?!?

DVD release: Crime or Punishment?!?

Tomorrow, 14th May, sees the UK DVD release of Japanese film Crime or Punishment?!?, written and directed by Keralino Sandorovich. Born Kazumi Kobayashi, this writer/director shows his surreal humour even through his Russian-sounding pen-name. Sandorovich is a big fan of German writer Franz Kafka, and admits that his writing of Crime or Punishment?!? has been influenced by … Continue reading