After The Storm (Umi yori mo mada fukaku)

Narrative | Japan | 117 minutes


Manhasset Cinemas Sat, Nov 12, 2016 2:00 PM
Film Info
Type of Film/Event:Drama
World Cinema
Release Year:2016
Running Time:117 minutes
Premiere Status:Long Island Premiere
Production Country:Japan
Original Language:Japanese
Festival Awards:OFFICIAL SELECTION - Cannes Film Festival
Toronto Int'l Film Festival
Cast/Crew Info
Cast:Hiroshi Abe
Yôko Maki
Kirin Kiki
Director:Hirokazu Koreeda
Production Company:Aoi Promotion
Screenwriter:Hirokazu Koreeda
Cinematography:Yutaka Yamazaki
Editing By:Hirokazu Koreeda
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Date Search:November 12, 2016
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An affectionate, shrewdly observed drama of family life from Japan’s celebrated master, Kore-eda Hirokazu. Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother and beautiful ex-wife seem to be moving on with their lives. Renewing contact with his initially distrustful family, Ryota struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son – until a stormy summer night offers them a chance to truly bond again.

“A classic Japanese family drama of gentle persuasion and staggering simplicity from Kore-eda Hirokazu.” - Deborah Young, Hollywood Reporter

OFFICIAL SELECTION - Cannes Film Festival, Toronto Int'l Film Festival