Rules of Living

Japan | 2024 | 115 min • Narrative Feature
  • Fundamental Shapes


Mary D. Fisher Theatre Sun, Mar 3 1:10 PM
Film Info
Event Type:Narrative Feature
Release Year:2024
Run Time:113
Production Country:Japan
Original Language:English
Cast/Crew Info
Director:Greg Dale
Cast:Kaho Minami
Greg Dale
Kippei Shiina
Producer(s):Jeffrey Rowe
Screenwriter:Greg Dale


"Rules of Living" is a bilingual love comedy about a Japanese divorcee who has to take in an American male roommate to make ends meet. Mikuko Abe is stuck, both in life and in love. When her daughter sends her Vincent, an American visitor, the last thing she wants is to let him live with her. What she doesn’t know is that opening up her door to this stranger will soon open up her world.

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