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Drama, Comedy

Presented by JICC, Embassy of Japan and with Films Across Borders Film Festival partners

Soft-pedaling through dystopia

The Japan Times


From the director of "Waterboys" and "Swing Girls" comes the story of a family scrambling to survive in a world without any electrical power!

The Suzukis are an ordinary family of four living in Tokyo. One morning, they wake to find all their electrical devices are not working. Then they learn the water and gas lines in their neighbors' homes are also shut off. The father, Yoshiyuki, takes his family with him out of Tokyo in an attempt to escape the crisis.

Starring Fumiyo Kohinata, Eri Fukatsu, Yuki Izumisawa, Wakana Aoi

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