On March 11, 2011, a 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami hit the northeast coast of Japan, killing almost 20,000 people and causing four reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant to suffer catastrophic cooling failures and explode. Five years on, there are still 180,000 victims remaining displaced and the clean-up procedures are still far from completion. In the wake of the incident’s fifth anniversary, the crew goes inside the radiation-affected Fukushimato reveal how the disaster areas look like today.
Apart from searching for the traces of the incident in stricken Minamisōma and Namie, journalist also invites residents who chose to stay in or moved to temporary housing to talk about the living conditions in the past fiveyears respectively. Meanwhile, the programme also takes a look into the protests of Fukushima nuclear disaster victims in Tokyo to learn more about the aids of Japanese government on the incident and the future of these victims.