Parasite in Love director Kensaku Kakimoto has made a name for himself in the world of commercials and music clips. He shot the Google Pixel 5 CM that was released in November 2020 with actress and model Komatsu Nana. His new film, Parasite in Love, starring the actress and Kento Hayashi is set for release in November this year.
The production team of ‘Parasite in Love‘ (恋する寄生虫) has just released two teaser trailers about 34s each as well as the official poster for Kensaku Kakimoto‘s new movie which will hit Japanese theaters in November.
The film stars Komatsu Nana (Hijiri) and Kento Hayashi (Kengo), two teenagers who suffer from rare and strange phobiae. Cast includes Ishibashi Ryo who plays Hijiri Sanagi’s grandfather and Iura Arata, a mysterious man…The Official Film Site has been entirely redesigned.
Plot byAsian Wiki: A young man named Kengo Kosaka suffers from extreme mysophobia. Due to his compulsive disorder, he is unable to maintain a relationship with anyone. Kengo Kosaka is also a lonely young man. Meanwhile, high school student Hijiri Sanagi has scopophobia. Because of her fear of being stared at, she refuses to go to school. Both Kengo Kosaka and Hijiri Sanagi do not expect to find love with another person, but they meet and fall in love. They have happy days, but ….the movie is based on Sugaru Miaki‘s novel published in 2016.
Actress and model Komatsu Nana made the cover of the February issue of An An magazine, one of the oldest and most popular women’s magazines in Japan. The article and photoshoot, ‘A week-end in Taiwan‘, was quite appropriate for food-loving Nana Komatsu whose love and interest for Taiwanese cuisine, landscapes and people is no secret.
On Friday July 9, the Moonlight Shadow production team released the official poster and a 30″ teaser trailer for the film, bound for a September release in Japan. It has been revealed that actor Hio Miyazawa will play Hitoshi,Satsuki‘s deceased boyfriend.
In his comments, the actor, who grabbed awards and recognition for His, praised director Edmund Yeo for his positive attitude during the shooting (‘always a smile on his face, paying attention to the actors’ needs’) as well as actress Komatsu Nana who plays Satsuki, the main character: ‘Satsuki, is a unique woman with a strong will of her own, so I thought that only Ms. Komatsu, who has a unique atmosphere could play the role’.
Moonlight Shadow is the film adaptation of Banana Yoshimoto‘s famous novel, published in Japan in 1986. It has been translated in many a language and is still a book dear to the heart of the famous novelist.
Human and Plants: a stunning photo session with actress and model Komatsu Nana for GoodError Magazine, released on July 1rst, 2021. Photographs by Yusuke Oishi from the lovely city of Hakodate, an artist who has been working with her for over 7 years (for various magazines, Integrate campaigns…). Hair by Mai Ozawa from Mod’s Hair Agency.
Updated on July 15: series of E-Wax photographs for a new editorial.
OR NOT is a fashion company based in Tokyo (Shibuya). It was established in 2019 and, in their own words, OR NOT’s aim is to provide “Designs that were announced in earlier days by their designers that never lose their splendour; in other words, archive items“
Actress and model Komatsu Nana, whose love for vintage is well-known, wears Helmut Lang clothes and accessories in a recent photoshoot for OR NOT Official online magazine (June 2021). Photographs by E-Wax Studio. Stay tuned for updates to come soon !