An elderly couple journey to Tokyo to visit their children and are confronted by indifference, ingratitude and selfishness. When the parents are packed off to a resort by their impatient children, the film deepens into an unbearably moving meditation on mortality Written by
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The banners featured in the film were painted by the director himself. See more
Isn't life disappointing?
Yes, it is.
Referenced in Roujin Z