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A compact masterpiece about a scruffy family that isn't what it seems, and love that's the real thing.
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After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold.

At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces.

Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them...

Played at

Music Hall, 2.15.19 - 2.28.19
Playhouse 7, 2.08.19 - 2.28.19
Town Center 5, 2.08.19 - 2.14.19
Claremont 5, 2.08.19 - 2.13.19
Monica Film Center, 2.01.19 - 2.28.19
Ahrya Fine Arts, 2.01.19 - 2.09.19
Glendale, 1.25.19 - 2.21.19
NoHo 7, 1.18.19 - 1.24.19
Royal, 11.23.18 - 1.31.19
Rated R This film is subtitled This film is subtitled
Runtime: 121 min
Language: Japanese
FEATURED REVIEW: Simon Houp, Globe & Mail
Sometimes, the films of the Japanese master Hirokazu Kore-eda remind me of the novels of Paul Auster, deceptively simple prose that builds slowly into a puzzle piece of quietly explosive force. A poet laureate of family and morality, his humanist triumphs include 'Like Father, Like S...