plan 75

A 75th Cannes Film Festival, Un Certain Regard
Camera D'or Special Mention Prize Winner

In Japan, government program Plan 75 encourages senior citizens to be voluntarily euthanized to remedy a super-aged society. An elderly woman whose means of survival are vanishing, a pragmatic Plan 75 salesman, and a young Filipino laborer face choices of life and death.

Japan/France/Philippines 2022 | Color

©Loaded Films / Urban Factory / Fusee

Written & Directed by Chie Hayakawa, based on a story by Chie Hayakawa & Jason Gray

Chieko Baisho, Hayato Isomura, Stefanie Arianne
with Taka Takao, Yumi Kawai

Executive Producers
Keisuke Konishi (Happinet Phantom Studios) / Eiko Mizuno Gray (Loaded Films) / Mizue Kunizane, Hiroyuki Ishigaki (Dongyu Club) / Frédéric Corvez, Maéva Savinien (Urban Factory) / Wilfredo C. Manalang, George Sommerrock, Alicia Catubay-Watt (Fusee)

PRODUCERS: Eiko Mizuno-Gray, Jason Gray, Frédéric Corvez, Maéva Savinien, Alemberg Ang (Co-Producer)


LIGHTING: Yoshio Tsunetani

SOUND: Masaru Usui


MUSIC: Rémi Boubal

EDITOR: Anne Klotz

WORLD SALES: Urban Sales

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Supported by the Agency for Cultural Affairs Government of Japan and Ile de France Region.

Acclaimed short film director Chie Hayakawa makes her feature directing debut with an expansion of her critically lauded "Plan 75" segment from anthology TEN YEARS JAPAN. Legendary actress Chieko Baisho plays lead character Michi Kakutani.