Japan Media Arts Festival  
20th

Manga Division

Jury Slections

Exhibition Screening Related Event

Sanjuyon-sai mushoku-san (Ms. Unemployed, 34 Years Old)

IKEDA Takashi [Japan]

© TAKASHI IKEDA
Outline

An unsentimental look at the daily life of a 34-year-old divorcee. The protagonist, who lives in a housing complex in a suburb of the capital, loses her job when the company she works for suddenly goes bankrupt. Despite offers of help in nding a new job, she decides to take a year off and nds herself thinking about things and events she had ignored while she was working.


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IKEDA Takashi
Japan
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