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Japan Sinks: 2020 "The Beginning of the End"

Japan Sinks: 2020 "The Beginning of the End"

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After catastrophic earthquakes devastate Japan, one family's resolve is tested on a journey of survival through the sinking archipelago.

Award in Annecy

  • Jury Award for a TV Series (2021)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Japan Sinks: 2020 "The Beginning of the End"

    Directed by: Masaaki YUASA

    Country: Japan

    Year of production: 2020

    Running time: 25 min 29 s × 10 episodes

  • Technique

    Category: TV serie

    Techniques used: 2D computer

    Version: Original Japanese version French subtitles

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Masaaki YUASA

    Production: Kensuke ZUSHI, Noriyasu UEKI, Kazuhito MATSUMURA, SCIENCE SARU INC., Eunyoung CHOI

    Artistic direction: Naoya Wada

    Script: Toshio Yoshitaka

    Compositing: Toshikazu Hisano

    Music: Kensuke Ushio

    Sound: Eriko Kimura

    Editing: Kiyoshi Hirose

    Other credits: Satoshi Hashimoto

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