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Sanpo suru shinryakusha

Before We Vanish


(c)2017 "Before We Vanish" Film Partners

(c)2017 "Before We Vanish" Film Partners

(c)2017 "Before We Vanish" Film Partners

(c)2017 "Before We Vanish" Film Partners

(c)2017 "Before We Vanish" Film Partners

(c)2017 "Before We Vanish" Film Partners

Release Date
September, 9th, 2017
Running Time
129 min
Science Fiction/Fantasy , Feature
Screening Format
DCP,Blu-ray, DVD
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP,Blu-ray,DVD)

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[ Story ]

Feature film adaptation of the popular play "Before We Vanish" from the theatrical group Ikiume led by dramaturge Maekawa Tomohiro. Director Kurosawa Kiyoshi has earned international acclaim for films including Journey to the Shore.
Narumi (Nagasawa Masami ) i s bewi ldered by the behavior of her husband Shinji (Matsuda Ryuhei), who disappeared for a few days and has come back a changed person. Meanwhile, a family is brutally murdered in their neighborhood. Journalist Sakurai (Hasegawa Hiroki) meets a young man named Amano (Takasugi Mahiro) while investigating the story and goes on a search for high school girl Tachibana Akira (Tsunematsu Yuri), who holds the key to explaining the murders.

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[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2017 Cannes Film Festival, Un Certain Regard

[ Contact (International) ]

Nikkatsu Corporation
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