“Is the government declaring war on them?” Neon has launched the first official US trailer for a Japanese sci-fi drama titled Before We Vanish, which played at Cannes Film Festival and New York Film Festival last year and many other fests. The premise is rather peculiar – three aliens travel to Earth to prepare for an invasion, and take possession of human bodies. In doing so, they only leave hollow shells of these people, which start to become noticeable to those around them. The cast features Masami Nagasawa, Ryûhei Matsuda, and Hiroki Hasegawa. It’s described as “equally hilarious, thrilling, and profound” and looks like a fascinatingly unique perspective on humanity (and sci-fi) that we don’t normally see. I’ve heard very good things about this and… Read entire story.