Movies & TV shows
Wheels of Fate: The Story of the Rickshaw Man
Wheels of Fate follows Miyajima’s quest to restore Muhomatsu no issho journeying between Tokyo, New York, and Lisbon while recounting its fateful history using interviews, archival material, and anima...
Three people live in an old house. When the city wants to demolish the property, they are evicted. A story about 3 people spending time together in a place they have to leave, in an ever changing city...
Lear on the Shore
The man who used to be a famous actor is now thought to be suffering from dementia. He is sent to a high-class old folks' home by his daughter, who betrayed him, and her husband-cum-his-former-discipl...
Lovers on Borders
Double revenge in two separate stories. Set in both a near future and the historical past, revenge is served not by violence, but by love.
Kanjaki, a middle-aged man, goes to a quiet countryside village. He puts his helmet on a shrunken old woman whom he meets by chance in a shop. As soon as he presses the buttons on the helmet one by on...
Long is known for his sword skills. After failing a Tokyo mission, Long moves to a small town where no one knows who he is.
Dark Side of the Light
Based on an actual murder that took place in 1996 in Shibuya, Tokyo. One day, Emi receives a visit from her ex-boyfriend, Takumi. He tells her that her older sister, Tomomi, has disappeared after murd...
Eyes On Me
When a widower falls for a blind young woman, their passionate small town romance takes a startling turn. Naoto is a middle-aged man left lonely by tragedy, but when he meets Saki, her life is reignit...
A teacher is sexually involved with an underage student. She visits her father's home and discovers a boy who's been kept as a sex slave. The teacher continues harboring the boy out of fear and begins...
Itsukano, Genkantachi to
A high school student has decided to go to Tokyo once she graduates. One day, her older sister Sumire comes back home with her daughter, who will eventually ran away from home for love
Strangers When We Meet
The minimalistically staged Strangers When We Meet displays similarities with Kobayashi's The Rebirth (2007) and provides a sensitive observation of a couple who, tormented by loss, blame and guilt, a...
Industrial Hitachi City is the location for this post-3.11 drama. Still recovering from the tsunami, Shiori receives news of her husband’s accidental death, which marks the start of a personal recover...
A criminal gossip magazine receives a video tape from Japan's most notorious criminal rapist, the "Hyper Villain" Shouhei Eno. On the tape, Eno reveals himself and proclaims he has raped 107 girls in ...