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JUNK + FUNK

JUNK + FUNK

JUNK + FUNK

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Distributor: Pony Canyon

During the release of his first popular movie (Battle Royale) Tatsuya was gaining more and more popularity throughout Asia. This is a DVD compliation of two short films created to promote Tatsuya’s two sides. JUNK is a short film shot on location in Hong Kong – showing a solitary Tatsuya running through downtown streets and getting mysterious phone calls. FUNK is, in effect, JUNK’s ‘Making-Of’ – showing Tatsuya’s more silly side as he buys souvenirs and has his photograph taken in various locations around the city.

Released: 6 March 2002

The footage was shot on two seperate days (Junk: 17 June 1999 & Funk: 18 August 1999) when Tatsuya was 17 years old and was originally released as two seperate VHS videos in 1999. This compilation was released in 2002 on one DVD.