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A documentary that explores the life styles of various otakus in Japan. Various interviews are given... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Sion Sono is 'Guilty of Romance'
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Jean-Jacques Beineix: The Hollywood Interview
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Akitoshi Ashida ... Himself
Hiroki Hashimoto ... Himself
Noriko Kato ... Herself
Yo Kawamorita ... Himself
Yumi Kurokawa ... Herself

Ryuama Myoshi ... Himself
Akio Nakamuri ... Himself
Keisuke Nakao ... Himself
Koshi Nouaka ... Himself
Maki Satoh ... Herself

Sion Sono ... Himself
Tashiaka Sonoda ... Himself
Masakozu Uenimura ... Himself
Chie Yasukoa ... Himself

Directed by
Jackie Bastide 
Jean-Jacques Beineix 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Etienne Barral 

Produced by
Jean-Jacques Beineix .... producer
Original Music by
Laurent Desmurs 
Daniel Lacoste 
Miri Uchida 
Reinhardt Wagner 
Cinematography by
Rémy Boudet 
Film Editing by
Jackie Bastide 

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Germany:168 min
Germany:18 (original rating) | Germany:16 (re-rating)
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