Every year the Hokkaido University Festival takes place in June. Students prepare in teams for months in advance, culminating in four days of intense festival spirit. Here I interview students about "festival magic"...the curious pairing up of couples during the preparation and excitement of the festival.
-- Location: Hokkaido University, Sapporo City, Japan
-- Script, camera, and editing by Rob Thomson (www.robthomo.com)
-- Music by the amazing Jeris Quinn (http://ccmixter.org/people/...
-- Produced as part of the World Relationships Study (http://on.fb.me/1lUQZzl
-- The World Relationships Study: a 40-country survey about intimacy, similarity and secrets in friendship and romance.
-- Filmed using an Olympus OMD EM-1, Panasonic Lumix 20mm f1.7 lens, Canon FD 50mm f1.4 lens, Zoom H1 sound recorder, and a Syrp Genie timelapse controller.