Feature Films – Competition: Official: Contrechamp

True North

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

After his father disappears and the rest of his family is sent to a notorious political prison camp in North Korea, a young boy must learn to survive the harsh conditions, find meaning in his perilous existence, and maybe even escape.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: True North

    Directed by: Eiji HAN SHIMIZU

    Country: Japan, Indonesia

    Year of production: 2020

    Running time: 01 h 33 min 25 s

  • Technique

    Category: Feature film contrechamp

    Techniques used: 3D computer

    Version: Original version English subtitles

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Eiji HAN SHIMIZU


    Artistic direction: Andrey Pratama

    Script: Eiji Han Shimizu

    Graphics: Andrey Pratama

    Storyboard: Kazuki Ebine

    Layout: Dian Lestari Supendy

    Sets: Feliciana Shinta Devi

    Animation: Melita Budiman

    Compositing: Albertino Kaharap

    Music: Matthew Wilder

    Sound: Sun-Wook Kwon

    Editing: Eiji Han Shimizu

    Voice: Joel Sutton