7.3/10
109
1 user 4 critic

Birth/Mother (2006)

Tarachime (original title)
Reviews
4 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

More Like This 

Genpin (2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

About Tadashi Yoshimura's maternity clinic where he practice "natural births" deep in the forest of Okazaki (Japan).

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Tadashi Yoshimura
Suzaku (1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Depicts the dissolution of a small family in a remote Japanese timber village.

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Jun Kunimura, Machiko Ono, Sachiko Izumi
Radiance II (2017)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A passionate writer of film versions for the visually impaired meets an older photographer who is slowly losing his eyesight.

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Masatoshi Nagase, Ayame Misaki, Tatsuya Fuji
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A care-giver at a small retirement home takes one of her patients for a drive to the country, but the two wind up stranded in a forest where they embark on an exhausting and enlightening two-day journey.

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Shigeki Uda, Machiko Ono, Kanako Masuda
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

On a subtropical island, a teenage couple deal with the interwoven cycle of life, death and love.

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Nijirô Murakami, Junko Abe, Miyuki Matsuda
Faces Places (2017)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Director Agnes Varda and photographer/muralist J.R. journey through rural France and form an unlikely friendship.

Directors: JR, Agnès Varda
Stars: Agnès Varda, JR, Jeannine Carpentier
Hanezu (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Woodwork artist Takumi moves to a small village Asuka.He then meets Kayoko,a woman who went to the same school as Takumi.Kayoko is fascinated with the color hanezu(crimson); lives with boyfriend Tetsuya.Soon,she falls in love with Takumi.

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Tôta Komizu, Hako Ohshima, Tetsuya Akikawa
Sweet Bean (2015)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Burdened with a heavy and ever-increasing debt, a dorayaki baker hires a kind ageing woman, after tasting her delicious surprise. Little by little, she unravels her beautiful inner world. Could she be holding the secret to his success?

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Kirin Kiki, Masatoshi Nagase, Kyara Uchida
Shara (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The Aso family live in the old town of Nara. One Day, Kei, one of the Aso's twin boys suddenly disappears. Five years later seventeen-year old Shun, the remaining twin, is an art student. ... See full summary »

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Kohei Fukungaga, Yuka Hyyoudo, Naomi Kawase
Firefly (2000)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A stripper, referred to as a fire fly be a use of her attractive beauty, falls in love. She finds inner piece as love is what her life was missing.

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Yûko Nakamura, Toshiya Nagasawa, Miyako Yamaguchi
Vision I (2018)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Frenchwoman Joan is a world traveller and chronicler. She travels, sees, experience and writes. She lands in the forest and hills near Nara, Japan and meets Satoshi. Despite the mysterious ... See full summary »

Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Juliette Binoche, Masatoshi Nagase, Takanori Iwata
Non-Fiction (2018)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Set in the Parisian publishing world, an editor and an author find themselves in over their heads, as they cope with a middle-age crisis, the changing industry and their wives.

Director: Olivier Assayas
Stars: Guillaume Canet, Juliette Binoche, Vincent Macaigne
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Uno Kawase Uno Kawase ... Herself
Naomi Kawase ... Herself
Mitsuki Kawase Mitsuki Kawase ... Herself
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

France | Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

10 August 2006 (Switzerland) See more »

Also Known As:

Birth/Mother See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed