Hikikomori – Life Through the Lens

Film Block: J         Cinema:  LAB 2        Date:  02.03.18              Time: 3.00-4.30 PM

Hikikomori – Life Through the Lens

Director: Arkadij Khaet

Country: Germany   

Runtime: 30 min

Genre: Drama /Debut

Nino (27) is what is called a Hikikomori – a young person kept in the stranglehold of self-doubt and the fear of failing; a modern hermit, living in an environment of desert-like apartment blocks. Join Nino and his camera in search of photo motifs and discover his true self.

Rated: 15




Arkadij Khaet was born in 1991. He graduated with a B.A. in film and television at the Macromedia College in Cologne, Germany, in 2015. Since then, he has been studying at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. ‘Hikikomori – Life Through the Lens’ is his debut film.