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Ryosuke Hashiguchi – Koibitotachi AKA Three Stories of Love (2015)

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Atsushi is a civic construction worker who was widowed following a random murder. Toko’s husband is neither interested in her nor in how his mother treats his wife. Shinomiya is a lawyer whose homosexuality has lead to mismatched love. The three separate stories tread a thread of hope, love, rejection and abandonment. Three relative cinema newcomers act in roles for which they were auditioned and specially hired. Read More »

Hirokazu Koreeda – Manbiki kazoku AKA Shoplifters (2018)

A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find outside in the cold. Read More »