After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the young girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she is facing. Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them… Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.

 

In Japanese with English subtitles

 

 

Director: Hirokazu Kore-Eda
Writer: Hirokazu Kore-Eda
Producers: Matsuzaki Kaoru, Yose Akihiko, Taguchi Hijiri
Cast: Lily Franky, Sakura Andô, Mayu Matsuoka, Kirin Kiki, Jyo Kairi, Sasaki Miyu
Cinematographer: Ryûto Kondô
Editor: Hirokazu Kore-Eda
Country: Japan
Runtime: 121 minutes