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Possessions

Japan, 2012 (MIFF 2013, Animation)

Director: Shuhei Morita

A man sheltering from a storm is trapped in a house where the objects have developed souls. In order to leave, he must first fix the objects.

D/S Shuhei Morita P Daisuke Uchiyama, Yasumasa Tsuchiya, Motoki Mukaichi WS Namco Bandai Games Inc. L Japanese TD DCP/2012

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