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Nagasaki: memories of my son

SYNOPSIS

Set in post-World War II Japan, midwife Nobuko is resolved to move on as she stands at the grave of her son Koji who died, alongside thousands of others, when the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on the civilians in the southern city of Nagasaki. However, upon returning home she is visited by an apparition. which continues to return in order to commiserate and reminisce with the woman about the past, family, affection and war.

ABOUT THE FILM

Genre: Drama

Country: Japan

Year: 2015

Duration: 130 minutes

Director: Yoji YAMADA

Language(s): Japanese

Subtitles: English

Producer: Nozomu ENOKI

Screenplay: Yoji YAMADA, Emiko HIRAMATSU

Cinematographer: Masashi CHIKAMORI

Editor: Iwao ISHII

Sound Recording: Kazumi KISHIWADA                                                                                  

Principal Cast:  Sayuri YOSHNAGA, Kazunari NINOMIYA, Haru KUROKI, Tadanobu ASANO