Fukushima – The Home That Once Was

Wright Timo

Meet the former residents of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident’s Exclusion Zone, who share their experiences of the loss of home, importance of community, and the fragility of memories. Walk freely in the 3D-captures of former homes and gardens and create your own version of the film.

Production Year
2023
Duration
00:20:00
Tyyppi
Asiasana
Original Title
Fukushima – The Home That Once Was
English Title

Fukushima – The Home That Once Was

Production Countries
Finland,Denmark
Dialogue
No
Sound
Yes
Cast
Timo Wright (Author), Kohei Okada-Skogorev (Director), Junko Takahashi (Director), Timo Wright (Director), Ada Johnsson / Wright & Co (Producer), Peter Fisher / Khora (Producer), Timo Wright (Script), Suomen kulttuuri- ja tiedeinstituutit (Funder), Suomen elokuvasäätiö (Funder), Det Danske Filminstitut (Funder), Helsingin Sanomain Säätiö (Funder), AVEK (Funder), The Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation (Funder)
Timo Wright is a media artist based in Helsinki, Finland. Wright has graduated with MA degree from the Aalto University School of Art and Design in Helsinki in 2014. He has participated in domestic and international exhibitions since the mid 2000s including Kunsthall Charlottenborg (2017 & 2018), Samuelis Baumgarte Galerie (2017), Galerie Anhava (2016), Helsinki Art Museum (2013), Helsinki Design Museum (2012), Amos Anderson Art Museum (2012), Kunsthalle Helsinki (2012, 2010, 2009) and Helsinki Art Museum’s Kluuvi Gallery (2012),  as well as festivals such as IDFA, Slamdance, Nordisk Panorama, International Film Festival Rotterdam and  Japan Media Arts Festival. His films have been shown at over 70 festivals and exhibitions worldwide.