大江崇允 OE Takamasa
日本 Japan | 2019 | DCP | Colour | 89min
游泳教練航平被妻子拋棄後，在街頭爛醉，被美男悠嵩撿回家。他們如飛蛾撲火般相愛，卻也如兩條鬥魚般互相傷害；悠嵩懷疑航平是否真心，航平也難以釋懷悠嵩瘋狂的過去。兩個男人，能否在激情之後，突破認同的界限在一起？本片超越了 BL 耽美電影的真空狀態，細膩刻畫日本同志面對家庭與職場的龐大壓力。人氣男模中村祖與「無性別男孩」近藤耀司首度攜手大銀幕共演同性情人，花火四射，黏膩滿溢。
Kohei’s life is turned upside down when his wife suddenly asks him for a divorce. Kohei then has a fateful encounter with Yutaka, who struggles to tell his father that he is gay. They are soon attracted to each other but there is still something wrong between them. Through all the emotional ups and downs, their relationship grows deeper and deeper. This film boldly depicts homosexual issues, self-identification, lust and desire, and the pressure of coming out...
OE Takamasa is a Japanese film director based in Osaka. His directorial debut , Nice to Meet You (2011), was a multi-award winner at the 7th Cineastes Organization Osaka in 2011. Athlete (2019) is his second long feature.
2019 彩虹繞東京電影節 Rainbow Reel Tokyo
2019 香港電影節 Hong Kong IFF