Juliet Landau Co-Directs Documentary On Renowned Make-Up Artist

DreamOutLoud You may not know the name of Kazuhiro Tsuji, but you may know his work if you’ve been to the theater lately. A new documentary short co-directed by Juliet Landau and Deverill Weekes will feature Tsuji later this month.

How The Grinch Stole Christmas, the 2001 version of Planet of the Apes, Benjamin Button, Total Recall, Norbit and Hellboy…Kazuhiro Tsuji’s makeup skills have been featured in these and other movies. Most recently, he helped turn Joseph Gordon-Levitt into a younger Bruce Willis, in the sci-fi movie Looper.

Now, Juliet Landau and Deverill Weekes are co-directing a short documentary on Tsuji called Dream Out Loud. It shows Tsuji’s latest creation from start to finish. The film includes interviews with Gordon-Levitt, Rian Johnson (who wrote and directed Looper), and famed directors Guillermo del Toro and Philip Kaufman

The film will have its world premiere on Friday, January 18th at 6 PM at the

Pasadena Convention Center
300 East Green Street
Los Angeles, CA 91101

After the film, Tsuji will unveil his latest creation.

There’s a trailer on YouTube, plus a Facebook page. The event is sponsored by Make-Up Artist Magazine and Make Up Designory.

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Post Author: David Mello

Worked nearly eleven years at a radio station as a board operator, news reader, and assistant producer for baseball broadcasts. Have been a staff writer for Whedonopolis since July 2008

1 thought on “Juliet Landau Co-Directs Documentary On Renowned Make-Up Artist

    Marsia Powers

    (2013-01-19 - 6:09 pm)

    Had a great time. The documentary shows that if you have a dream you should do it. Don’t wait until times are better, you have more money, you know the right people. Just do it!. Tsuji is a wonderful man and his love of the art shows in his work.

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