Oda Kaori is a japanese filmmaker and artist born in Osaka (Japan), 1987. Through images and sounds, her works explore the memories of human beings. She lived in Sarajevo for three years from 2013 and completed the Doctor of Liberal Arts in filmmaking under the supervision of Bela Tarr in 2016. Her first feature, ARAGANE (2015) shot in Bosnian coal mine, had its World Premiere at Yamagata International Documentary FF, and received Special Mention. The film has been screened at festivals such as Doclisboa, Mar del Plata IFF, Sarajevo FF, Taiwan International Documentary FF and more. Her second feature, Toward A Common Tenderness (2017), had its World Premiere at DOK Leipzig. Cenote (2019) Also screened numerous film festivals such as International Film Festival Rotterdam, FICUNAM, Yamagata International Documentary FF, RIDM and so on.
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