MAN FROM RENO

By Dave BOYLE

ELEVEN ARTS JAPAN LLC - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, Airline, JAPAN / PROD

Crime - Completed 2014

Some mysteries are better left unsolved

Festivals
& Awards

Los Angeles Film Festival 2014
Official Selection
New York Asian Film Festival 2014
Official Selection
Los Angeles Film Festival 2014
The Narrative Jury Award
Asian Film Festival of Dallas 2014
Best Asian-American Narrative Award
JAPAN CUTS 2014
    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Crime, Thriller, Drama
    • Countries
    • USA, JAPAN
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Dave BOYLE
    • Writer(s)
    • Dave BOYLE, Joel CLARK, Michael LERMAN
    • Producer(s)
    • Ko MORI (ELEVEN ARTS INC.)
    • Synopsis
    • In a small town south of San Francisco, Sheriff Paul Del Moral (Pepe Serna) is driving home through the fog one night when he accidentally strikes a pedestrian, a lone Japanese man. However, before an investigation can take place the man disappears from the hospital without a trace.
      At the same time, Japanese mystery author Aki Akahori (Ayako Fujitani) takes a trip to San Francisco in order to escape the press tour for her latest book–a potboiler in her world-famous “Inspector Takabe” series. Feeling lonely and vulnerable, she begins a romantic affair with a mysterious Japanese traveler from Reno who is staying in the same hotel. Her new lover, Akira Suzuki (Kazuki Kitamura), is charismatic and charming but abruptly disappears from the hotel, leaving behind his suitcase and a trail of questions…
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