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Yubari festival gives film students a chance to shine

High in the snow-capped mountains of Hokkaido, the sleepy town of Yubari plays host each spring to a frenzied gathering of student and independent filmmakers specializing in the most exploitative echelons of genre cinema. Now in its 27th year, the Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival (Yubari Fanta) ran from March 2-6, delivering a five-day celebration […]