HUMAN LOST -the multi-million selling masterpiece of Japanese literature by Osamu Dazai is boldy re-imagined from the creative dream team of Fuminori Kizaki (Afro Samurai), Katsuyuki Motohiro (Psycho-Pass), Tow Ubukata (Ghost in the Shell: Arise) and Polygon Pictures (Blame, Godzilla: Monster Planet) as a feature-length animated cyberpunk thriller that takes inspiration from Akira and Ghost In The Shell.
HUMAN LOST is a hyper-kinetic deep dive into human consciousness and emotion.
Length of the movie: 110 minutes Tentative worldwide simultaneous theatrical release: October/November, 2019
Synopsis: Tokyo, 2036: a revolution in medical treatment has conquered death . . . By means of internal nanomachines, and the “Shell System” whose network controls them, human beings are guaranteed a 120-year lifespan, free from illness. The disparity between those who can afford the luxury of prolonged life and those who cannot create the “Human Lost” phenomenon, in which people disconnected from the Shell Network become malformed un-humans!
Yozo Oba lives an idle, hedonistic and lonely life. Troubled by strange dreams and gnawing sense of unease he flippantly decides to join his friend, Masao Horiki and his biker gang on an ill-fated incursion into “The Inside” –where the privileged class live. The explosive encounter triggers a chain of events that lead Yozo on a journey of terrifying discovery and deadly encounters with “The Lost Ones” that will transform him forever.