The legacy of Matsuo Basho (1644-1694), famous Japanese poet, is his elevation of haiku to the realm of high poetry. This film, an adaptation of Basho's 'Travelogue of Weather-Beaten Bones', reveals a glimpse into an account of one of Basho’s journeys in the company of confidante and disciple, Chiri.

An interview with director, Babak Gray is available here: bit.ly/bGUjFm

Director: Babak Gray
Producer: David Allison, Stephen Fingleton
Editor: David Charap
Assistant Editor: Oli da Costa
Screenwriter: Babak Gray
Director of Photography: Damian Daniels
Production Designer: Kimie Nakano
Sound: Carlos Soto
Music: Clive Bell
Principal Cast: Yoshi Oida, Dai Tabuchi

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