Mr. Chiba wakes up inside a container, locked in it, with a number tattooed on his arm and a black stone as his only company. With no clue as to why he’s there, Chiba will soon discover that there are scores of people around him in the same situation. With echoes of the oppressive Buried and Cube, Abudakuti is a change of register and a further step towards Yûdai Yamaguchi’s cinematic maturity .
Along with Ryuhei Kitamura he wrote the screenplay for Versus, and debuted in directing with the cult film Battlefield Baseball (03). He also made Meatball Machine (05) and, along with Tak Sakaguchi, Yakuza Weapon (11).
Edition: 2013 Section: Noves Visions - Experimenta Original language: