In Koji Fukada’s slow, elegant film, the appearance of an old acquaintance throws a family out of balance.In this dark Japanese drama, Akie and her husband, Toshio lead a dull suburban existence that centers on their precocious young daughter, Hotaru. When Toshio’s old friend, the secretive Yasaka turns up one day hoping for work and board, all slick white shirt and self-possessed flirtatious energy, their film life begins to be disrupted.
Jury Prize – Cannes Film Festival
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