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2009

TORUSO

TORSO

トルソ

(c)2009 “Torso” Film Partners

(c)2009 “Torso” Film Partners

(c)2009 “Torso” Film Partners

(c)2009 “Torso” Film Partners

Release Date
July, 10th, 2010
Running Time
104 min
Genre
Drama , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
35mm
Screen Size
American Vista (1:1.85)
Sound Processing
DTS-SR
Subtitle
English

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

104, Transformer

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Transformer

[ Story ]

Acclaimed cinematographer such as for Kore-eda Hirokazu's Nobody Knows (Daremo Shiranai) Yamazaki Yutaka makes his directorial debut. Selected for official competition at the 27th Torino Film Festival. Hiroko (Watanabe Makiko) is an "office lady" quite content with her solitary life. With her stubborn aversion to people, the only thing she can love is her "Torso," a limbless inflatable male doll. Then one day, her half-sister Mina (Ando Sakura), fed up with her boyfriend's violence and infidelity, comes knocking on her door.

[ Official Site ]

http://www.torso-movie.com/

[ Contact (International) ]

For further contact details, please contact UNIJAPAN -> [ Contact ]

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