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5 Ratings

The New God

Atarashî kamisama

Directed by Yutaka Tsuchiya
Japan, 1999
Documentary

Synopsis

A left-wing anarchist director hands down a camera to the female lead singer of an extreme right-wing punk-rock band. It is a movie about a live human being and how she develops in a society which is “choking in peace and stability”. Intelligent, moving and funny portrayal of Japanese youth.

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The New God Directed by Yutaka Tsuchiya

Awards & Festivals

Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival

1999 | Special Mention: FIPRESCI Prize

2001 | Special Mention: FIPRESCI Prize

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