Before We Vanish

Before We Vanish

2018, NR, 129 min. Directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa. Starring Masami Nagasawa, Hiroki Hasegawa, Ryuhei Matsuda, Mahiro Takasugi.

Not reviewed at press time. Horror director Kurosawa (Creepy) takes a lighter tone with this subtle alien invasion drama, where three extraterrestrials question what it truly is to be human.

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Before We Vanish, Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Masami Nagasawa, Hiroki Hasegawa, Ryuhei Matsuda, Mahiro Takasugi

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