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When My Mom Died, I Wanted to Eat Her Ashes (2019)

Haha o nakushita toki, boku wa ikotsu o tabetai to omotta. (original title)
When Satoshi was little, his mother Akiko always took good care of him. She was gentle, but mentally strong. However, two years ago she was diagnosed with cancer and now it's Satoshi's turn... See full summary »

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Tatsushi Ohmori (as Tatsushi Ômori)

Writers:

Satoshi Miyagawa (manga: "Haha o nakushita toki, boku wa ikotsu o tabetai to omotta."), Tatsushi Ohmori (screenplay) (as Tatsushi Ômori)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Mitsuko Baishô Mitsuko Baishô ... Akiko
Renji Ishibashi ... Toshiaki
Nao Matsushita Nao Matsushita ... Mari
Jun Murakami ... Yuichi
Ken Yasuda ... Satoshi
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When Satoshi was little, his mother Akiko always took good care of him. She was gentle, but mentally strong. However, two years ago she was diagnosed with cancer and now it's Satoshi's turn to comfort and care for her. However, despite his best efforts, she passes away. A year after Akiko's passing, Satoshi, his father Toshiaki and his older brother Yuichi start new lives. Around that time, Satoshi receives a present from his mother. Written by https://mydramalist.com/31113-haha-o-nakushita-toki-boku-wa-ikotsu-o-tabetai-to-omotta

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

22 February 2019 (Japan) See more »

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The film was part of the line-up at the Toronto Japanese Film Festival in Toronto, Canada in 2019. See more »

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