Tokyo Rising is an explorational film into urban Japan with Pharrell Williams where he explores Tokyo’s hidden underground and connects with some of the city’s rising creative forces.

Pharrell Williams ventured to Japan for a Palladium Boots campaign were the award winning singer, producer, and designer, visited Tokyo to face the realities 6 months after the massive earthquake rocked Japan and changed the world.

The film was directed by Thalia Mavros, in which they follow Pharrell as he meets up with the city’s creative class to see what’s being done to keep Tokyo thriving.

Its a uniquely interesting look into the aftermath of the earthquake and how it effected the lives of the Japanese people not just economically but also on a basic level both physically and emotionally.