Cheer! NIPPON -2012 Chirstmas, The respective dreams

Cheer! NIPPON 〜 2012年クリスマス、それぞれの夢〜

Fujihashi Makoto


A community sport event called "Cheer! NIPPON" was held at the National Stadium on December 25th, 2012. This is a documentary consisting of interviews and images of Top Athletes, volunteer staff, and kids who are part of little league baseball teams in the disaster area. The film depicts the future of Japan, and the passion of the young people who have begun taking steps towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Title in English Cheer! NIPPON -2012 Chirstmas, The respective dreams
Title in Original Language Cheer! NIPPON 〜 2012年クリスマス、それぞれの夢〜
Director(s) Fujihashi Makoto
Director's Bio/Filmography Chief of Machi Film Production/ Filmmaker/ Member of the Council for Culture, Gunma Prefecture
Graduated from the Faculty of Commerce, Waseda University. He mainly directs films and produces commercials, music videos, company introduction videos, and so on.
His film, "Fune no Ue", was completely done by himself, and is set in Chiyoda-machi, Ouran-gun (Gunma), and was selected by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
Year of Completion 2013
Nationality of the Film Japan
Running Time 45 min.
Aspect Ratio Video: 16:9
Color Color
Screening Format BDDVDHDV(AppleProRes422HQ)/23.98フレーム
Shooting Locations Ofunato City (Iwate) and various places in Tokyo
Shooting Dates/Periods November 15, 2012 - December 25, 2012
Names of Characters Oh Sadaharu, Kawabuchi Saburo, Sawa Homare, Suzuki Kan
Language of Commentary and Dialogue Japanese,
Subtitles Japanese,
Date of First Public Screening 2012/3/8
Place of First Public Screening (Country) Japan
Date of First Public Screening in Japan 2012/3/8
Previous Screenings at Other Film Festivals and Events
Staff Credits Script: Fujihashi Makoto
Photography: Fujihashi Makoto, Doi Takashi, Hatsushika Toshiya, Sumiyoshi Kota
Editing: Fujihashi Makoto, Hayashi Daiju
Music: Cheer!NIPPON
Others:cosponsered by Tokyo Metropolis and Japan Sport Council
Distributor / Distribution Company
Official Website for the Film
Other Online Access to the film
Screenings at the Past YIDFF Programs and Events None