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Animation: Abita

Published On January 9, 2014 | By Joe Gordon | Animation, Film & TV

Abita is a beautifully, delicately drawn short animated film from Shoko Hara and Paul Brenner, dealing with a child in the Fukushima region, unable to play outside because of the radioactive damage she takes refuge in her imagination and in drawing, but the enchanting freedom of a small child’s imagination and the delicate artwork contrasts harshly with the grim reality of the human damage to the environment…

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Joe Gordon
Joe Gordon is ForbiddenPlanet.co.uk's chief blogger, which he set up in 2005. Previously, he was professional bookseller for over 12 years as well as a lifelong reader and reviewer, especially of comics and science fiction works.

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