YEAR OF PRODUCTION
"The Dawn of Kaiju Eiga" is a documentary film about the origins of Godzilla. It’s connections with the Atomic Bomb and the Nuclear Threat are well known, but how has this affected 64 years of Godzilla movies?
This documentary film, produced and directed by Spanish filmmaker Jonathan Bellés, discovers this story through interviews with 23 Japanese artists that have worked on the Godzilla movies from 1954 to 2016.
Some of these faces are Akira Takarada, Haruo Nakajima, Akira Kubo, Yukiko Kobayashi, Shusuke Kaneko, Kenpachiro Satsuma, Koichi Kawakita, Ishii Yoshikazu, Shinji Higuchi among others.