Upcoming studio album “FIXER” is confirmed for a film tie-in and artwork is revealed
Akina Nakamori is set to release a new studio album in six years “FIXER” on December 30th. The title track “Fixer -While The Women Are Sleeping-“, is confirmed for a film tie-in.
The track will be featured for upcoming film “Onna ga nemuru toki” (Used for promotion and TV spots only, not during the film). The subtitle of the track, “-While The Women Are Sleeping-“, was taken from the film.
Album artwork is revealed as well:
At the end of the trailer, the title “Onnna ga nemuru toki” is spoken by Akina herself. It has been a year since she reveals her voice to public.
“Onna ga nemuru toki” film Trailer – Release date in Japan: February 27th, 2016
The film is directed by Wayne Wang, who is from Hong Kong and has directed “The Joy Luck Club” in 1993 and his 1995 film “Smoke” has won Silver Bear for 45th Berlin International Film Festival.
The film is based on a short novel “WHILE THE WOMEN ARE SLEEPING” by Spanish author Javier Marías and the director Wayne Wang suggested to shoot the film in Japan. This is his first Japanese film.
Official website of the film: http://www.onna-nemuru.jp/
M-1: Fixer -While The Women Are Sleeping-
M-2: Rojo -Tierra-
M-3: Endless Life
M-5: La Vida
M-7: Todoketai -Voice-