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Friday, November 23 - Thursday, May 2, 2019


    In Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda’s (After the Storm; Like Father, Like Son; Nobody Knows) moving, humane new drama, a makeshift family of castoffs and misfits ekes out a living by petty theft on the margins of Tokyo. On their way home from a shoplifting session, the father and son stumble across a seemingly abandoned little girl, and, despite their poverty, decide to take her in – risking exposure to the authorities.

    “The work of a master in full command of his art.” – Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times

    Official selection: New York Film Festival; Palme d’Or for Best Film – Cannes Film Festival

    • Country Japan
    • Running Time 121 minutes
    • Director Hirokazu Kore-eda
    • Writer Hirokazu Kore-eda
    • Editor Hirokazu Kore-eda
    • Cinematographer Ryuto Kondo
    • Cast Kirin Kiki, Lily Franky, Sakura Ando, Sosuke Ikematsu, Mayu Matsuoka, Jyo Kairi