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2016

Birthday card

BIRTHDAY WISHES

バースデーカード

(c)2016 “Birthday Wishes” Film Partners

(c)2016 “Birthday Wishes” Film Partners

(c)2016 “Birthday Wishes” Film Partners

(c)2016 “Birthday Wishes” Film Partners

Release Date
October, 22nd, 2016
Running Time
123 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (HDCAM)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

TOEI, Asahi Broadcasting, Kinoshita Group, KADOKAWA, THE YOMIURI SHIMBUN, TRAVIS, Hikari-TV, GyaO, NAGOYA BROADCASTING NETWORK, HTB, Kyushu Asahi Broadcasting, TENKOO

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

TOEI

[ Production Studio ]

TRAVIS

[ Story ]

Drama portraying the profound love between a daughter and mother through the birthday cards that arrive each year from the mother after her death. Direction and screenplay by Yoshida Yasuhiro of Leaving on the 15th Spring.
Noriko (Hashimoto Ai) is a shy girl who adores her kind mother Yoshie (Miyazaki Aoi). However, Yoshie gets sick and passes away when Noriko is 10 years old. Yoshie knows her death is approaching and promises to send a letter for Noriko's birthday each year until she turns 20 years old, and just as promised, a letter arrives each year.

[ Official Site ]

http://www.birthdaycard-movie.jp

[ Contact (International) ]

KADOKAWA CORPORATION
International Sales, Literature and Movie Group

2-13-3 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8177
Rep: MATSUBARA Masaki (President)
Attn: MORI Chiyo
tel: +81 50 1746 1220
E-mail: mori-c@kadokawa.jp
http://www.kadokawa.co.jp

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