Once a successful and celebrated writer, Ryota struggles to finish his next novel and can barely makes ends meet working at a private detective agency. As his gambling addiction spirals out of control, Ryota’s wife Kyoko leaves him – taking their young son Shingo with her. When a tropical typhoon forces the estranged family to seek shelter together, along with Ryota’s elderly mother, they group must confront their strained but invaluable bonds.
Stars: Hiroshi Abe, Yôko Maki, Satomi Kobayashi
Director: Hirokazu Koreeda
In Japanese with English subtitles.
WORLD PREMIERE – Un Certain Regard, Festival de Cannes
NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE – TIFF – Masters
All tickets including reserved booths will go on sale Tuesday, May 9th at 10:30 am online and at the Bear Tooth box-office!
- Art House-
Run time: 1:57 pm