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Japan, 2013 (MIFF 2013)

Director: Nathanael Carton

In the aftermath of the 2011 Japanese tsunami, a team of volunteers recover and restore photographs, before attempting to return them to their owners.

D/S Nathanael Carton P Jonathan Berguig WS notrac productions L Japanese w/English subtitles TD HD Cam/2013

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