Asia International & Japan 10
Forest of Copper Columns
In the forest of copper columns, a man performs a ritual of cleansing.
A boy & a girl, classmates. Their poolside conversations during swimming class linger in the boy's memories. A story about a boy and a time in his life that he will never forget.
One late afternoon, a mysterious guy tries to hitchhike in the middle of nowhere, but nobody wants to give him a ride. It is getting quite dark, a small van driver suddenly stops because he sees a man standing in front of his vehicle. The strange guy jumps in the car...
One day, out of work musician Yusuke is taken to a "pink salon." There, he falls in love with Hitomi and winds up in her apartment. He starts to play music for her with her ex-boyfriend's guitar.