JAPANESE FILM WEEK – ROUND TRIP HEART

02. March 2018, Meeting Point Cinema at 20:00

2015 / Blu Ray / 97 min.

Director: TANADA Yuki

Cast: Oshima Yuko, Okura Koji, Nozaki Yoshimi

Road movie about the Romance Car limited express train operated by Odakyu Railways between Shinjuku and Hakone. Director Tanada Yuki’s Mourning Recipe was an official selection at the 37th Montreal World Film Festival. Oshima Yuko plays the lead.

Hachiko (Oshima) works as a train attendant on the Romance Car and meets a suspicious passenger (Okura Koji) who claims to be a film producer. The guy happens to see a letter from her estranged mother, which leads to a sojourn to seek out her mother in Hakone.

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