A story about the lives of four sisters and their manipulative mother who must come to terms with each of their decisions in life.
A Class to Remember 3: The New Voyage
A widow who has single-handedly raised her autistic son loses her job and begins attending a technical college to gain new qualifications. She ...
A Class to Remember II
The story follows the teacher and students of the Ryubetsu Handicapped High School.
A Class to Remember
A cantankerous but loveable high school teacher teaches a night school in a poor neighborhood for adult students on the fringes of Japanese society.
Forget Me Not
A nostalgic human drama based on Dazai Osamu Prize winner Tsujiuchi Tomoki’s novella. Set in a declining coal-mining town in 1950s Fukuoka, ...
Ronin Sasaki Kojiro pursues his ultimate goal of becoming a master swordsman. Along the way he encounters another great swordsman, Miyamoto Musashi.
A pair of truck drivers happen onto a decrepit roadside fast food stop selling ramen noodles. The widowed owner, Tampopo, begs them to help her ...
Ghost Story of a Woman Diver
The film begins strongly, with an atmospheric opening sequence, predating John Carpenter’s The Fog by two decades, of shuffling ghost-like ...
The Ballad of Narayama
In Kabuki style, the film tells the story of a remote mountain village where the scarcity of food leads to a voluntary but socially-enforced ...