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To address the social crisis, Chiken - a buddhist monk - throws himself into various tasks such as a suicide helpline, in his temple in Yamanashi. In Fukushima, his old mate Ryûgyô - whose ... See full summary »

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Katsuya Tomita

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Toranosuke Aizawa (Screenplay), Katsuya Tomita (Screenplay)
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Shuntou Aoyama Shuntou Aoyama
Chiken Kawaguchi Chiken Kawaguchi
Shinko Kondo Shinko Kondo
Ryugyo Kurashima Ryugyo Kurashima
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To address the social crisis, Chiken - a buddhist monk - throws himself into various tasks such as a suicide helpline, in his temple in Yamanashi. In Fukushima, his old mate Ryûgyô - whose temple was wrecked by the tsunami - lives in a portacabin and works on construction sites.

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What was the point?
19 June 2019 | by FrenchEddieFelsonSee all my reviews

Documentaries are usually not my cup of tea. And the story of a man who was a monk during four years and who cooks today according to the allergies of his entourage, including his son, that's definitely not thrilling. I had forgotten my pillow. Therefore, I left the movie theater after 20 minutes. Sorry...


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