DVD
English
Title
The reason I jump
Director
Jerry Rothwell
Based on the work of
Naoki Higashida
Language
English
Publisher
Cherry Pickers, 2022
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2020
Playing time
82 min.
Note
Engels gesproken, Nederlands ondertiteld Verfilming van The reason I jump / Naoki Higashida
ISBN
9789461879219

About Jerry Rothwell

Jerry Rothwell is a British documentary filmmaker best known for the award-winning feature docs How to Change the World (2015), Town of Runners (2012), Donor Unknown (2010), Heavy Load (2008) and Deep Water (2006). All of his films have been produced by Al Morrow of Met Film.

Filmmaking

Rothwell's first feature documentary, Deep Water, (co-directed with Louise Osmond), is about Donald Crowhurst's ill-fated voyage in the 1968 round the world yacht race. The Hollywood Reporter said, "Deep Water is a stunning documentary that not only beautifully elucidates a nearly forgotten incident but touches on crucial themes involving isolation, sanity, self-worth, impossible dreams, the nature of heroism and limits of human endurance." The Baltimore Sun commented, "...the less said about this film the better. It's that good." The film premiered at Rome International Film Festival in 2008, whe…Read more on Wikipedia