About the program
A 12-year-old boy, struggling with his parents’ divorce, is convinced a new bullet train will create a miracle. This film offers an intimate portrayal of everyday Japanese life, as well as an insight into the country’s complex geography.
This program runs for approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes. This includes an introduction followed by a screening of the film.
Japanese with English subtitles.
Hirozaku Kore-eda, 128 mins, Japan, 2011, PG