37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL Oct 30-Nov 3, 2024

37th Annual VIRGINIA FILM FESTIVAL October 30-November 3, 2024

The Old Young Crow


Mehrdad, now an old man, reflects on his time in Tokyo as a boy after his mother’s passing. He recalls an encounter with an elderly woman named Chiyo at a graveyard near his school. Through his old sketchbook, he recounts the tale of her mysterious disappearance as his childhood memories come to life.

This short film is part of the Fantastical Escape shorts package.


12:00 AM


Film Info

Director: Liam LoPinto

Runtime: 12 min.

Year: 2023

Country: Japan

Language: Japanese

Featuring: Naoto Shibata Hassan Shahbazi Keiko Yamashita Hitoshi Hinomizu