Utilizing the Arts to Reach Japanese
This session gives examples of effective arts-related outreach to Japanese and ideas on how to implement arts related outreach to Japanese in your context. Bio: Paul has served in a variety of ministries in Japan for over twenty-five years. When the huge earthquake hit Japan in March of 2011, within three days he began doing PR work for CRASH Japan — a Tokyo based disaster relief organization. He was responsible for fundraising and producing CRASH Japan’s media.
While on a trip to the disaster zone for CRASH he met and interviewed two former Yakuza who were doing volunteer work with a local church. Hearing their stories inspired him get to work on making 2 Criminals, a feature-length film in Japanese due for release in 2015. Website: www.2criminals.com