Tragedy strikes as schoolgirl Emili is abducted and murdered by a stranger. Four friends - Sae, Maki, Akiko and Yuka - are present at the scene of the crime, but none of them can remember his face, and the crime goes unsolved. Fifteen years later, the adult Sae has grown extremely wary of men, forever scarred by Emili's faceless abductor. When a timid suitor vows to protect her from the outside world and proposes marriage, she decides to accept. On their wedding day, she is paid a surprise visit by Asako...
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The 5-part series was edited as 2 features films, first shown at the Venice Mostra in September 2012, then released in France in 2013: 1. Shokuzai - Celles qui voulaient se souvenir (The Ones Who Wanted to Remember), 119', released on 29 May 2013 2. Shokuzai - Celles qui voulaient oublier (The Ones Who Wanted to forget), 148', released on 5 June 2013 See more