JFF 2018 – DRAMA FILMS

Tokyo Story (Classic Screening)

ABOUT FILM One of Japan’s most acclaimed films, both domestically and internationally, Yasujiro Ozu’s Tokyo Story delicately but devastatingly critiques ...
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Asian Three Fold Mirror: Journey

ABOUT FILM This omnibus film consists of three films made by three directors from three countries. With "Journey" as the ...
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The Man from the Sea

ABOUT FILM A mysterious man is found unconscious on a beach in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Takako is a Japanese national ...
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Shoplifters

ABOUT FILM Osamu is a day laborer. When he and his son, Shota, come home from shoplifting in the supermarket, ...
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Perfect World

ABOUT FILM Tsugumi Kawano who works for an interior design company in Tokyo reunites with Ayukawa Itsuki, her first love ...
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The Crimes That Bind

ABOUT FILM A woman named Michiko Oshitani from Shiga prefecture, was found dead strangled in an apartment in Tokyo. Matsuo ...
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Laughing under the Clouds

ABOUT FILM Kumo Brothers take on the duty of eradicating "evil" during the Meiji Era and also preventing Orochi (giant ...
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The 8 Year Engagement

ABOUT FILM Hisashi meets Mai in a party arranged by his office colleague. After that, they start talking in ridiculous ...
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Mixed Doubles

ABOUT FILM Tamako Tomita is a child prodigy in tennis table. However, she has been forced to do harsh training ...
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Yakiniku Dragon

ABOUT FILM Set in the end of 1960s, Yong-Gil is a Korean who relocates to and stays in Japan. He ...
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