In Japan, hikikomori “acute social withdrawal”; (colloquially/adaptive translation: shut-in) are reclusive adolescents or adults who withdraw from society and seek extreme degrees of isolation and confinement. Hikikomori refers to both the phenomenon in general and the recluses themselves. Hikikomori have been described as loners or “modern-day hermits”. Estimates suggest that half a million Japanese youth have […]Read More A postmodern film emerges an imaginary story of hikikomori. Work in progress.
Athanasia is selected as Flick Pick of the Week, 2019 on My Film Works (Online Cinema for Independent Filmmakers). My Film Works Filmmakers bring their films to life with passion, hard-work and immense enthusiasm and want their films to be watched, recognized and shared with audiences around the world. Our vision is that, My Film Works, for, Independent […]Read More Athanasia – Flick Pick of the Week, 2019