Bad Poetry Tokyo

Jun is a hostess working in Tokyo, saving dirty money to one day move to the United States to become an actress. Having suffered abuse from her clients and a violent betrayal from her lover, she returns to her quiet hometown after 5 years absence to escape from the madness of Tokyo. Finally she finds some peace in old friends, but she also needs to confront unpleasant truths of her past...

Film Festivals
- Brussels Independent Film Festival *Grand Prix
- Osaka Asian Film Festival *Best Actress
- Slemani International Film Festival *Best Actress
- Venice Film Week *Best Film Award
- Raindance Film Festival *Official Selection
- Atami International Film Festival *Best Actress, Best Cinematography
- Madrid International Film Festival *Best Film Nomination, Best Actress Nomination
- Stockholm Independent Film Festival *Best Film Nomination
- Winchester Independent Film Festival *Best Film Nomination


Anshul Chauhan
Born in North India in 1986. After graduating from university with an Arts degree, he started his career as an animator and moved to Tokyo. He made his debut as a film director in 2017 with Bad Poetry Tokyo.

Cast: Shuna IIJIMA, Orson MOCHIZUKI, Takashi KAWAGUCHI
Drama/2017/Color/116 min
Japanese title: 東京不穏詩
Japanese Theatrical Release: Jan 18, 2020
Director: Anshul CHAUHAN

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