U25 & Students
Disabled or Unwaged
Director: Takahide Hori
Cast: Takahide Hori, Atsuko Miyake, Yuji Sugiyama, Hamdullah Saat, Yuki Sugiyama
Duration: 105 mins
A super rare chance to see Takahide Hori’s Junk Head on the big screen, an incredible dystopian stop-motion animation seven years in the making.
Mankind attains longevity through gene manipulation but finds itself on the road to extinction when the species loses the ability to reproduce.
Their clones who rebelled 1,600 years ago are now known as Marigans and rule the bottomless underworld.
Some of them seem to have become fertile and the government takes this as a ray of hope and decides to send civilians in to carry out an ecological study.
Selected for the mission, Parton sets off on an adventure through a subterranean labyrinth crawling with monsters to secure humanity’s future.
Japanese with English subtitles