On March 11, 2011, Japan's Tohoku coastal region was destroyed by a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and devastating tsunami that followed. PRAY FOR JAPAN takes place in the devastated region of Ishinomaki, Miyagi - the largest coastal city in Tohoku with a population of over 160,000 people. Filmmaker Stu Levy - an American living in Japan - filmed the tsunami aftermath during his trips to Tohoku as a volunteer and over a period of 6 weeks, captured over 50 hours of footage.
|Domestic Releases:||March 14th, 2012 (Limited) by Artland|
|Running Time:||90 minutes|
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|Keywords:||Disaster, Gratuitous Cameos, Animated Sequences, Voiceover/Narration|
|Source:||Based on Real Life Events|
|Production Method:||Live Action|