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Under an overcast sky, an old farmer plants seeds in a field that had been ravaged by a tsunami. An angel watches his efforts and begs the sun to show itself, which it does, giving the farmer some hope.

This is the story of “Blossom,” an anime set to music and released two weeks ago by the nonprofit Zapuni Project, which pays tribute to the anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake of March 11, 2011.

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