+ new documents follows a group of youngsters in Tokyo as they navigate a new normal

“I feel that the atmosphere in Japan has become extremely delicate and complicated,” says Japanese director Yusuke Ishida. “I did imagine that the world and our current situation might get worse, but I also imagined that the energy and emotions of the youth would not change, even in such a situation, and so I came up with the idea of making a documentary of young people living in a parallel future day.”

+ new documents follows a group of friends in Tokyo as they navigate a new normal — a puzzling and delicate atmosphere wrought by a sense of fear and uncertainty. Radiation and viruses float in the air, and people live in fear. Infrastructure has collapsed and the gap between rich and poor is widening. Yet, young people continue to create their own communities and survive such an environment in their own unique ways.

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