Pamplona (Spain), 22-27 February 

Long-feature films

Senkyo (Campaign)
Japon / USA | 2007 | 120'
: Kazuhiro Soda
: Kazuhiro Soda

: Kazuhiro Soda
: Kazuhiko Yamauchi, el Primer Ministro Junichiro Koizumi...


Requirements to be elected mayor of your town: none. Or maybe there are: the support of a large party, sleepless nights and devoting your life to a relentless campaign. Previous experience, charisma and education are of no importance in the campaign for mayor of Kawasaki if you know how to apply the formulae of electoral marketing to your advantage.

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Born in Japan, has lived in New York since 1993. Has directed numerous works of fiction and documentaries for television, but Campaign is his first full-length documentary. One of his first short films, The Flicker (1997), competed for the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival.