Dear Programmers,

Following its world premiere at DOC NYC, Koshien: Japan's Field of Dreams is now available for bookings. Let me know if you'd like to consider it I'm happy to send a link.

Marc Mauceri
212-243-0600 x20 |

From the director of Monkey Business: the Adventures of Curious George's Creators comes a new documentary about sporting tradition in the country that will host the 2020 Olympics.

Baseball is life for the die-hard competitors in the 100th annual Koshien, Japan's wildly popular national high school baseball championship, whose alumni include U.S. baseball star Shohei Ohtani and former Yankee Hideki Matsui. But for Coach Mizutani and his players, cleaning the grounds and greeting their guests are equally important as honing their baseball skills. In director Ema Ryan Yamazaki's dramatic and intimate journey into the heart of the Japanese national character, will those acts add up to victory or prove a relic of the past?
A film by Ema Ryan Yamazaki
94 minutes, color, 2019
In English and Japanese w/English subtitles
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For screening links and more information please contact Marc Mauceri

212-243-0600 ext. 20 |

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