Hometown Stories

Once Lost, Now Found: Student Actors' Challenge

High-schoolers in a disaster-hit area in Northern Japan decided to dramatize the 2011 earthquake and tsunami in a play through which they confront and memorialize the suffering of the survivors.
  • program length: 30 minutes
  • episode #5003

Sunday, March 18 at 12:10 am on 12.4

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  • Saturday, March 17 at 6:10 pm on 12.4
  • Sunday, March 18 at 6:10 am on 12.4
  • Sunday, March 18 at 12:10 pm on 12.4

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With themes ranging from ancient traditions to contemporary social issues, these documentaries present intimate portraits of people's lives around Japan today.