By Mitsuhiro MIHARA


Comedy - Completed 2015

Right in the middle of adolescence
Love, trouble and friendships,
what tomorrow brings,
is probably something wonderful.

Minamikawachi, Osaka
A teen drama of high school kids spending their adolescence,
in a city lush with nature surrounded by grape orchards.

Adolescence is always bitter sweet!

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Comedy, Drama, Romance
    • Countries
    • JAPAN
    • Languages
    • Duration
    • 98 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Mitsuhiro MIHARA
    • Synopsis
    • Minamikawachi is a city located southeast of Osaka prefecture. In the suburbs surrounded by vineyards and lush nature, Daisuke (Yuta Koseki) a junior in high school turns his back on his baseball team after they lost in regionals for National High School Baseball Tournament. Daisuke has nothing to do when summer break begins, but by chance he and his friends Gen (Shono Hayama), Kenji (Koki Ogawa), Shogo (Takumi Yamagata) and two girls from the adjacent all-girls high school, Miki (Yuina Kuroshima) and Tamako (Eriko Tomiyama), all six kids enter the local food contest, which is a part of the city revival project.
      Daisuke and his friends only joined the team because of the beautiful Miki, but they soon begin to understand the intricacy of cooking. At the same time, Daisuke and Gen’s infatuation towards Miki builds.
      But Miki suddenly stops coming to practice. What is troubling Miki…? Will the team make it to the contest? What will become of the love triangle between Daisuke, Miki and Gen?