Akiko Takakura is one of the last survivors of the atomic bomb explosion of Hiroshima. During Obon she receives the spirits of her parents and is haunted by memories. Akiko’s childhood consists of constant rejections and beatings. Finally Akiko experiences fatherly love in the midst of Hiroshima’s ruins.
This group of Animated Shorts will feature OBON from Andre Hörmann & Anna Samo, THE FALL (LA CHUTE) from Boris Labbé, APPLIED PRESSURE from Kelly Sears, THE PHANTOM 52 from Geoff Marslett, RENEEPOPTOSIS from Renee Zhan, THERE'S SOMETHING IN THE WATER from Rory WT, SOLAR WALK from Réka Bucsi, FUSE from Shadi Adib, and HEART CHAKRA from Angela Stempel