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5 Ratings


Directed by Kaori Oda
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Japan, 2015


Aragane is a Japanese word for small pieces of coal or stone excavated from a mine. The place, the people, their work and their physical effort. The sheer amount of physical labour done under the ground in eight-hour shifts under harsh circumstances every day without any sunlight.

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Aragane Directed by Kaori Oda