Japan

Alex Horwitz

In “Autonomy” — which premiered at SXSW — celebrated journalist and author Malcolm Gladwell (“The Tipping Point,” the new “Talking to Strangers”)…

Ayumu Watanabe

Ayumu Watanabe’s “Children of the Sea” — the latest feature from Japan’s Studio 4°C, whose films include “Tekkonkinkreet,” “MFKZ,” and “Batman:…

Hiroyuki Miyagawa

After his father was killed in an accident — a death caused by fireworks that he was creating for his son — grief and guilt conspire to make…