By Shingo OTA

KING RECORDS CO.,LTD - as SALES All rights, World / DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video, VOD, JAPAN

Drama - Completed 2014

A highly acclaimed legendary film that tackles social problems in the Nishinari district, a worst slum in Japan, a home to day laborers, the jobless and homeless.

    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • JAPAN
    • Languages
    • Duration
    • 111 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Shingo OTA
    • Writer(s)
    • Shingo OTA
    • Synopsis
    • Suyama (Ota), an assistant director for a television news show, travels to Nishinari area in Osaka to search for a friend who has gone missing. He joins forces with a schizophrenic man named Motoyama (Motoyama Dai) he meets there, and begins to shoot footage of the young people of Nishinari in the hope of turning it into a program...