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Nominated for Best Student Short Film

Director: Tapio Tokunaga

3' • Japan • 2021


The film’s director, Tapio Tokunaga, experienced one of the largest earthquakes in the modern history in Japan on March 11th, 2011. When he was nine years old, the shake attacked him at his elementary school. Through continuous images of LEGO blocks, his documentary short film depicts the shocking experience in which he faced the fragility of life.

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