A household in the Tokyo area. Shizuko Yuzuki lives with Harue, the mother of her husband (Yutaka) who abandoned them five years ago.
Harue has been suffering from dementia for three years and doesn’t even remember Shizuko’s name. Day after day, Harue wanders in search of the missing son, Yutaka. Shizuko spends her days caring for her ailing mother-in-law.
One day, a burglary shakes the neighborhood. The injured thief takes to hiding in the Yuzuki family’s house but is discovered by Shizuko. The thief presses his hand on Shizuko’s mouth as she tries to scream. Shizuko desperately fights back. Harue approaches the two, unaware of the danger she’s facing… But the surprising words that leave her lips sets in motion a chain of events that will bring a ray of light into the Yuzuki household …

Credits

  • Koji Hagiuda: Director
  • Akiko Iwase: Writer. https://www.imdb.com/name/nm7414957/
  • Naotaka Yanagawa: Producer
  • Hideaki Asayama: Producer
  • Akiko Iwase: Key Cast, “Shizuko Yuzuki”. Masako Matsumura, Minamata Ms. Katoh, Earthquake Bird
  • Takanobu Kaneko : Key Cast, “Daiki Kogure ”
  • Yoko Yano: Key Cast, “Harue Yuzuki”

Specifications

  • Project Type: Feature, Short
  • Runtime: 44 minutes 19 seconds
  • Completion Date: February 24, 2021
  • Production Budget: 100,000 USD
  • Country of Origin: Japan
  • Country of Filming: Japan
  • Language: Japanese
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Film Color: Color

Distribution Information

  • Bion Entertainment Inc.
  • Distributor Country: Japan
  • Rights: All Rights