"HIBAKUSHA" is an animated documentary/drama featuring Kaz Suyeishi, a 57 year old Japanese woman, who recalls her most vivid and horrific experiences as a 17 year old Hiroshima student during the morning of August 6, 1945 when the atomic bomb dropped on her hometown.
This film is inspired to bring awareness to the Hiroshima & Nagasaki bombings in hopes that nothing like this will ever happen again and over time, show tremendous forgiveness after these terrible incidents occurred. This project will commemorate the 66th Anniversary of the bombings and is dedicated to the Association of Hiroshima & Nagasaki A-bomb Survivors.
Runtime: 45 mins
Format: 3GP and 3G2, DV, Animation, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC
Aspect Ratio: 2:39:1
Cameras: Canon 7D, Canon 5D Mark II
Sound Mix: 5.1 Dolby Digital | Stereo
Principal Photography: 5 Days
Filming Locations: Lower East Side (New York) & TSJ Studios (El Monte, CA)
Completion Date: August 2012