Inspired by a true occurrence and set at the end of World War II, the American military is bombing Japan and its cities at a frightening pace leading to many civilian and innocent casualties. Kaede and Mitsue band together to take the children under their care to safety. They find shelter and a modicum of safety at an old temple. Tokyo burns in the meantime.
Did You Know?
The film was part of the line-up at the Toronto Japanese Film Festival in Toronto, Canada in 2019. See more