The House Where the Mermaid Sleeps (Japan, 2018) [Japan Foundation Film Tour 2020]

“No parent should have to bury their child,” goes an old saying, although sometimes, refusing to do so can be infinitely worse. Yukihiko Tsutsumi’s drama The House Where the Mermaid Sleeps, tackles head on the […]

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on Feb, 03 · in Reviews

Bento Harassment (Japan, 2019) [Japan Foundation Film Tour 2020]

Inspired by a blog that became hugely popular through the Japanese networking website Ameda, Renpei Tsukamoto’s comedy Bento Harassment combines inter-generational strife with foodie culture to mildly diverting effect. Slight in both storytelling and emotional […]

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on Jan, 28 · in Reviews


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