“Abita”, animated short film about Fukushima children who can’t play outside because of the radioactivity. About their dreams and realities.
The haunting narration of a young American soldier echoes across battlefields of light and shadow in a love story set against the sweeping backdrop of World War I.
Taken from a BBC series called Days Like This – animations depicting extraordinary stories of every day people – using their actual recorded monologue.
Joseph Robertson was an infantryman in the U.S. Army during World War II, where he fought in the Battle of the Bulge. The stark black and white images in this short haunt the viewer, just as Robertson is haunted by his memories from that battle.