DAYS OF BEING MILD is a narrative virtual reality short film commissioned by Ray-Ban with Yours Truly.
A lonely woman in Tokyo named Nemu (30's) is addicted to a Virtual Reality Boyfriend Simulator. After passing out in her apartment, Nemu is diagnosed with an epidemic that causes people with digital screen addiction to slip into spontaneous comas. To combat the disease, Nemu must abandon the security of her home to seek out real human connection in the streets of Tokyo.
Fashion Film Festival Milano (2017)
Directed by Robbie Barnett
Written by Robbie Barnett & James Alexander Warren
Elisa Naomi Umetsu