Based on a 2010 youth novel by Ryo Asai, the movie stars Ryunosuke Kamiki as Ryoya Maeda, a student at a rural high school who lives a quiet existence at the very bottom tier of his class’s social structure. He’s also an aspiring director who wants to enter a film contest, but he hasn’t been able to find a partner among his classmates. The story is mostly shown from his perspective.
One day, volleyball club captain Kirishima suddenly quits the team. This unexpected decision causes shock waves with his classmates, eventually causing their well-established hierarchy to completely break down.
Ai Hashimoto (Confessions) plays a badminton club member named Kasumi. Suzuka Ohgo plays a brass band member named Aya who’s just as inconspicuous as Maeda. Other cast members include Masahiro Higashide,