Big in Japan

Interview: Australian Documentary Star David Elliot-Jones on trying out Insta-Fame for his film Big In Japan

December 31, 2017

Directed by Lachlan McLeod and edited by Louis Dai, Big in Japan tells the story of David Elliot-Jones, a bigger than average Joe. Or was that just an average Joe? David isn’t anyone special, like you and I, he dreams of having his work seen, being heard, being noticed… but if it doesn’t happen, we shrug and get back […]

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Film Review: Big in Japan (Australia, 2017) is far more than one man’s vainglorious pursuit

December 26, 2017

Where most foreigners settling in Japan pass their time in Japanese pubs, English schools or seeking out every piece of longstanding architecture, David Elliot-Jones spent his trying to become famous. And you’ve probably never heard of the guy, but that doesn’t mean he failed. Big in Japan opens with a preface about the seemingly endless […]

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