MY WIFE

SHINIYUKU TSUMA TONO TABIJI

By Yukinari HANAWA

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Drama - Completed 2011


    • Year of production
    • 2011
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • JAPAN
    • Languages
    • JAPANESE
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 113 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Yukinari HANAWA
    • Synopsis
    • In December, 1999 Hisanori Shimizu is arrested for
      "negligence" pertaining to the death of his wife Hitomi. Hisanori was the owner of a small garment factory in Nanao, Ishikawa Prefecture. Approximately nine months before his arrest Shimizu and his wife Hitomi began to roam the country in their van. Was the death of his wife a case of negligence? Hisanori reveals the couple's last 272 days together as they travelled 6000 km in their van...
      The film is based on the memoir of Hisanori Shimizu which was published as a novel in 2003. On December 2, 1999, his wife succumbed to cancer in their van. It was reported as a case of death by abandonment. However, he eventually revealed the
      details of their final 272 days of travelling together through his writing. Tomokazu Miura stars as Shimizu and Yuriko Ishida plays his wife.
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