Akemashite Omedetougozaimasu. That means “Congratulations, a new year has dawned” in Japanese..i.e. Happy New Year.
Our movie Train Man was recently mentioned in an article in the New Yorker.The Article introduces the Japanese cell phone novels called Keitai Shosetsu. In short, people are writing stories into their cell phones at home and in trains during their commute and publishing them online. A huge phenomenon! Train Man was also created by numbers of anonymous online writers. Did you know?
Check out the article!
January 9, 2009