Double Layered Town / Making a Song to Replace Our Positions
二重のまち 交代地のうたを編む 「Nijuu no machi koutai-chi no uta o amu」
Release Date: February 27th, 2021
Duration: 79 mins.
Director: Haruka Komori, Natsumi Seo,
Writer: Natsumi Seo
Starring: Haruka Koda, Haruka Sakai, Kou Leon Yonekawa, Aoshi Miura,
From an outsider’s perspective, the destruction inflicted by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami wiped away whole towns, cities, and lives from the landscape of North East Japan. For people who lived through the disaster and remain alive, those things never disappeared, they still exist as memories underneath the changed landscape. This is the sense captured by Double Layered Town / Making a Song to Replace Our Positions, a documentary that records a workshop designed to bring out these memories.
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