Winning SHORT Screenplay Reading: SORA NO UMI, by Michele Gentile

Sora No Umi – The Ocean’s Emptiness tells the moving story of Mayumi’s childhood in 1931. A 10-year-old girl from the Japanese island of Okinawa, who later becomes one of the most committed anti-whaling activists. Mayumi grows up as a modest fisherman’s daughter in a small village on the coast. One day Mayumi has an… Continue reading Winning SHORT Screenplay Reading: SORA NO UMI, by Michele Gentile

LA Festival Short Script: OCEAN’S EMPTINESS, by Michele Gentile

– inspired by true events – Sora No Umi – The Ocean’s Emptiness tells the moving story of Mayumi’s childhood in 1931. A 10-year-old girl from the Japanese island of Okinawa, who later becomes one of the most committed anti-whaling activists. Mayumi grows up as a modest fisherman’s daughter in a small village on the… Continue reading LA Festival Short Script: OCEAN’S EMPTINESS, by Michele Gentile