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Rubble in Sendai


Takano Hiroyuki


Sendai General Construction Association, which took a request for rubble removal from Sendai City. This is a record of the clean-up work managed by the Takano Corporation, which was one of the member companies. Volumes and size of materials, that the tsunami destroyed. Detailed tasks of cleaning up rubble. Ordered sight in the carry-in place. This is a documentary that was recorded in the eyes from the cleaning-up work party.
Title in English Rubble in Sendai
Title in Original Language 仙台のがれき撤去
Director(s) Takano Hiroyuki
Director's Bio/Filmography Born in Sendai City in 1980. Takano runs a construction company. While working as a volunteer for the recovery effort, he began recording the damage afflicted area and subsequent recovery effort after the Great East Japan Earthquake hit Sendai. Since 2012, he has been hosting "koe cinema" (voice cinema), which offers opportunities for the screening of disaster record images and crosstalk. He recently started recording everyday events of his locals whom he frequented during the recovery effort.
Year of Completion 2013
Nationality of the Film Japan
Running Time 65 min.
Aspect Ratio Video: 16:9
Color Color
Screening Format BD
Shooting Locations Sendai City (Miyagi)
Shooting Dates/Periods April 1, 2011 - January 31, 2012
Names of Characters employees of Takano Corporation and employees of cooperative company of Takano Corporation
Language of Commentary and Dialogue Japanese,
Subtitles none,
Date of First Public Screening 2013/3/2
Place of First Public Screening (Country) Japan
Date of First Public Screening in Japan
Previous Screenings at Other Film Festivals and Events
Staff Credits Photography: Takano Hiroyuki
Editing: Takano Hiroyuki
Producer Takano Hiroyuki
Distributor / Distribution Company Takano Hiroyuki
Official Website for the Film
Other Online Access to the film
Screenings at the Past YIDFF Programs and Events None