Goodbye my Son

A film by Yuichiro Nakada

About the Directors

Yuichiro Nakada is a filmmaker born in Tokyo and raised in Chiba. After graduating from University of California at Santa Barbara as physics major, he studied astrophysics at Munich University Graduate School in Germany. After dropping out from the graduate school, he worked for foreign manufacturing company, JAXA, and National Astronomical Observatory in Japan. He gradually stepped into the movie industries while taking a ghostwriting workshop held by Eiga 24ku. He constantly produces Independent films. As a big fun of cat, he lives with two adorable cats that he rescued from his neighborhood.

Goodbye my Son

Directed by:Yuichiro Nakada

Country of origin: Portugal

Runtime: 15 minutes

Synopsis: Despite glaucoma, Tetsuo spends his days on drawing pictures of fireworks after his wife passed away. One day, his only son, Yuji visits him. Tetsuo is not welcoming his repudiated son, but he hands out his drawing that contains the old memory of his family, watching the back of his son as someone.