Project Status:  Casting



MUJŌ (無常: transience, impermanence)

Set in Tokyo, "MUJO" is a coming of age drama that follows the bittersweet relationships of two young Gaijin (foreigners). English 'fish-out-of-water' stemming from conflicting cultural backgrounds, their individual and intertwining journeys force them to make choices that will define not only their futures, but also their regrets.



Director - Cyrus Trafford

Story by Cyrus Trafford & John Hörnschemeyer

Screenplay by John Hörnschemeyer

Producers - Cyrus Trafford, John Hörnschemeyer & Kazumasa Watanabe

Executive Producer - Josef Brandmaier 

Associate Producer - Dankuro Shinma


Charlotte - Charlotte Luxford

Michi - Yûho Yamashita



Mujō was selected as 1 of 6 International projects for the 2016 Capalbio International Future StoryTellers Lab which received mentorship by Colin Trevorrow (director of Jurassic World and the upcoming Star Wars Episode 9). 

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At the end of the workshop, Mujō had the exceptional honour of being chosen from among six projects to be the Lab's representative at the MIA International Film Market in Rome at the end of October 2016. 


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