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Reviews & features: Shota Sometani

Himizu

1 Jun 20123 stars

Earnest but morose drama set against the backdrop of the 2011 tsunami

Set shortly after the 2011 Japanese tsunami and ensuing Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant disaster, Himizu considers the consequences of parental and governmental irresponsibility through its story of two troubled teens. Based on Minoru Furuya’s manga of…