-Year: 2018, Duration: 19 min
-Production: Japan/Lithuania (Aokage Project)
-Subtitle: Valerie Clemson, Cinematography: Hiroshi Aoki, Sound: Akiko Hakamata, Drawing: Josephine Vejrich Watanabe, Design: Hirofumi Abe, Director/Editor: Akio Yuguchi
-Screening: Trento Film Festival, Italy (Apr, 2018) , aCinema, U.S. (November, 2018)
The blue forests of Aokage have got the blues. Only one child lives in the village, revealing the demographic imbalance in the community, and the legendary statue of the little buddha, silently but amiably, characterizes the dilemma about the future existence of Aokage.