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  • The Women

    The Women (2021)

    Director
    UCHIDA Nobuteru
    Cast
    SHINOHARA Yukiko, KURASHINA Kana, TAKAHATA Atsuko

    Misaki lives in a rural town situated among lush, green mountains beneath a clear blue sky. Despite graduating from a university in Tokyo, she was unable to find the job she hoped for due to the lack of employment opportunities that befell her genera...

  • The Aobas' Dining Table (working title)

    The Aobas' Dining Table (working title) (2021)

    Director
    MATSUMOTO Soushi
    Cast
    NISHIDA Naomi, ICHIKAWA Miwako, OSHINARI Shugo

    Haruko's "family" is a bit different from others. She is a single mother and lives with her son Riku, her friend Meiko and Meiko's boyfriend Sorao. One day, she gets a text from her old friend, Tomoko, asking Haruko to let stay her daughter Yuko duri...

  • Osaka Loan Shark

    Osaka Loan Shark (2021)

    Director
    ISHIHARA Takahiro
    Cast
    MASAKI Reiya, SAKAKIBARA Tetsuji, ASAI Daichi

    Haruo Sugimura, who was sentenced to two years in prison for causing an injury due to his short temper, is scouted by Sakai, a loan shark he met by chance, and starts working with him for a company called Minami Hachi Ban Kogyo. It is an old-fashione...

  • A Janitor

    A Janitor (2020)

    Director
    SAKAMOTO Yugo
    Cast
    FUKUSHI Seiji, IMOU Haruka, MAENO Tomoya

    Akira Fukami was raised by Majima Yoshiki, the president of the Majima Group, who controls the Japanese underworld, since his father Mitsuo was killed by someone in his childhood. He is now working as a janitor at high school as a secret bodyguard f...

  • Riverside Mukolitta (TBD)

    Riverside Mukolitta (TBD) (2021)

    Director
    OGIGAMI Naoko
    Cast
    MATSUYAMA Kenichi, MURO Tsuyoshi

    Takeshi (Kenichi Matsuyama) arrives in a small village in the Hokuriku region. There, he begins to work at a small factory which makes shiokara (salted fish paste). Through the introduction of the CEO of the factory, he begins to live in at an old an...

  • Tomorrow's Dinner Table (TBD)

    Tomorrow's Dinner Table (TBD) (2021)

    Director
    ZEZE Takahisa
    Cast
    KANNO Miho, TAKAHATA Mitsuki, ONO Machiko

    A mother is beating up her son like he is a piece of object. You cannot tell who this mother and son are yet. The son becomes limp. The mother looks satisfied as if she has finished the work. Three different mothers are raising their three sons, who ...

  • The Family Separation from the underworld (TBD)

    The Family Separation from the underworld (TBD) (2021)

    Director
    FUJII Michihito
    Cast
    AYANO Go, TACHI Hiroshi, ONO Machiko

    A story of yakuza family from 1999 to 2019. Kenji Yamamoto's (Gou Ayano) father died from using a stimulant drug. His life fell into desperation. Kenji Yamamoto then joined a crime syndicate. There, he meets the gang's boss Hiroshi Shibasaki (Hiroshi...

  • IN THE WAKE

    IN THE WAKE (2021)

    Director
    ZEZE Takahisa
    Cast
    SATOH Takeru, ABE Hiroshi

    Actor Takeru Satoh and director Takahisa Zeze of The 8-Year Engagement are back, this time joined by Hiroshi Abe for a film adaptation of best-selling author Shichiri Nakayama's mystery novel. Nine years after the Great East Japan Earthquake, grisly...

  • Honey Lemon Soda

    Honey Lemon Soda (2021)

    Director
    SHINTOKU Koji
    Cast
    Raul, YOSHIKAWA Ai

    His hair is yellow like lemon, his personality, fizzy like soda. Meeting him has changed my world. The "real me" is taking flight… In middle school, the shy and reserved Uka Ishimori was bullied and nicknamed "Stone." Determined to reinvent herself,...

  • Lost Baby Lost

    Lost Baby Lost (2020)

    Director
    TSUGE Yuto
    Cast
    MATSUO Shohei, MURAKAMI Yukino

    This feature-length film was directed by Tsuge Yuto, a graduate of the film department at the Kyoto University of the Arts (formerly known as Kyoto University of Art and Design) who passed away after filming was completed. Cinematographer Yonekura Sh...

  • Woman of the Photographs

    Woman of the Photographs (2020)

    Director
    KUSHIDA Takeshi
    Cast
    NAGAI Hideki, OTAKI Itsuki

    Kushida Takeshi's feature film debut premiered at the 15th Osaka Asian Film Festival and has since been selected by over 70 international film festivals. Kai (Nagai Hideki) runs a photo studio that he inherited from his father and meets Kyoko (Otaki...

  • Leaving Home

    Leaving Home (2019)

    Director
    HAYAKAWA Daisuke
    Cast
    NAGAOKA Tasuku, KOZONO Yu, YANAGI Elisa

    This drama about a family is set in a small community along the natural splendor of the Uwa Sea dotted by islands large and small. In the director's chair is Hayakawa Daisuke who is making his feature directing debut with this film. Ten years ago Ke...

  • KAKEGURUI Part 2

    KAKEGURUI Part 2 (2021)

    Director
    HANABUSA Tsutomu
    Cast
    HAMABE Minami, TAKASUGI Mahiro, FUJII Ryusei

    In Hyakkaoh Private Academy which is an elite school for the rich, the student council dominates all students over rigorous hierarchy determined by gambling results. A transfer student Yumeko Jabami, seemingly elegant yet a "compulsive gambler" who f...

  • A Hen in the Wind

    A Hen in the Wind (1948)

    Director
    OZU Yasujiro
    Cast
    TANAKA Kinuyo, SANO Shuji, RYU Chishu

    Tokiko (Tanaka Kinuyo) lives in a rental with her young son Hiroshi and awaits her husband Shuichi's (Sano Shuji) return from the warfront. She brings kimono one by one to her trusted friend Akiko (Miyake Kuniko), who sells them to her neighbor Orie ...

  • Ornamental Hairpin

    Ornamental Hairpin (1941)

    Director
    SHIMIZU Hiroshi
    Cast
    TANAKA Kinuyo, RYU Chishu, KAWASAKI Hiroko

    One summer Emi and Okiku venture from Tokyo to pay their respects at Mt. Minobu, and they stay overnight at the Shimobe hot spring. Scholar Katada and battle-wounded soldier Nanmura are sojourning at the same inn. One morning, Nanmura injures his fo...

  • Theatre: A Love Story

    Theatre: A Love Story (2020)

    Director
    YUKISADA Isao
    Cast
    YAMAZAKI Kento, MATSUOKA Mayu

    Helmed by romance maestro Yukisado Isao, whose films include Crying Out Love, In the Center of the World. Depicts a guy struggling to make it as a stage director and the love of the woman who supports him. Based on the same-named novel by Akutagawa P...

  • Town without Sea

    Town without Sea (2020)

    Director
    IKEDA Elaiza
    Cast
    KURA Yuki, ISHIUCHI Roi, SAITO Nari

    Coming-of-age drama that marks the directorial debut for actress Ikeda Elaiza. Depicts the preciousness of everyday life and the importance of relationships through the lives of young people in Tagawa City, Fukuoka Prefecture. Selected for the 21st J...

  • Dangerous Drugs of Sex

    Dangerous Drugs of Sex (2019)

    Director
    JOJO Hideo
    Cast
    KITADAI Takashi, WATANABE Sho

    The live-action adaptation of Mizuta Yuki's boy's love comic of the same name incorporates extreme sexual portrayals as it renders a story of rebirth though finding the meaning of "sex" and "life". In the director's chair is Jojo Hideo, who is known ...

  • Reiko and the Dolphin

    Reiko and the Dolphin (2019)

    Director
    IMAOKA Shinji
    Cast
    TAKEDA Aki, KAWAYA Hidetoshi

    This drama portrays twenty-three years in the life of a husband and wife who lost their only daughter in the Great Hanshin Earthquake. Director Imaoka Shinji depicts among the streets of Kobe the restoration of the couple's relationship after the dea...

  • PARADISE LOST

    PARADISE LOST (2019)

    Director
    FUKUMA Kenji
    Cast
    WADA Misa, AZUMA Tengo, ETO Shuhei

    Drama marking the 6th feature film from poet-cum-director Fukuma Kenji. The film uses both fantasy and realism in exploring how to live after your dreams have been lost, through the life of a woman who has been widowed. In a lonely spot in the Tokyo...

  • Love, Life and Goldfish

    Love, Life and Goldfish (2021)

    Director
    MAKABE Yukinori
    Cast
    ONOE Matsuya, MOMOTA Kanako, KAKIZAWA Hayato

    Acclaimed for his feature film debut I AM A MONK, Makabe Yukinori helms this live-action adaptation of Otani Noriko's same-named manga about "kingyo sukui," the goldfish catching game at summer festivals. The protagonist is a formerly high-flying ban...

  • JUMP!! : The Heroes Behind the GOLD

    JUMP!! : The Heroes Behind the GOLD (2021)

    Director
    IIZUKA Ken
    Cast
    TANAKA Kei, TSUCHIYA Tao

    Drama based on the true story of test jumpers at the 1998 Nagano Olympics, where Japan's ski jump team won its first-ever Gold Medal. Directed by Iizuka Ken of Step and Rainbow Days. Nishikata Jinya (Tanaka Kei) was on the national team for the prev...

  • Wonderwall : the Movie

    Wonderwall : the Movie (2020)

    Director
    MAEDA Yuki
    Cast
    SUDO Ren, OKAYAMA Amane, NARUMI Rico

    Feature film that adds previously unreleased scenes to the much-discussed TV drama about students and university administration fighting over a dormitory's reconstruction. Script by Watanabe Aya of Josee, the Tiger and the Fish. Directed by Maeda Yuk...

  • Kotera - san climbs!

    Kotera - san climbs! (2020)

    Director
    FURUMAYA Tomoyuki
    Cast
    KUDO Haruka, ITO Kentaro

    The popular manga of the same name about a girl preoccupied by sport climbing is adapted to live-action by director Furumaya Tomoyuki who has tackled numerous adolescent films such as Robocon. The script is written by popular screenwriter Yoshida Rei...

  • Beautiful dreamer

    Beautiful dreamer (2020)

    Director
    MOTOHIRO Katsuyuki
    Cast
    OGAWA Sara, FUJITANI Riko, KAMIO Fuju

    The first work from "Cinema Lab", an experimental film label touting the stature of the film director. Motohiro Katsuyuki who has been involved with many hit films adapts to live-action Oshii Mamoru's original concept for "Yume Miruhito". The film de...