52nd edition

Hotaru

Fortnight 2009, Feature film, 1h46

Synopsis

Ayako is a dancer working at a local strip club. She has just suffered an abortion and broken up with an abusive boyfriend. Daiji is a solitary craftsman, making pottery for temple ceremonies. When the two meet, their fragmented and shrivelled worlds will never be the same again.

Casting

  • Miyako Yamaguchi
  • Toshiya Nagasawa
  • Yuko Nakamura

Team

Screenplay
Naomi Kawase

Production

PRESSE Catherine Giraud Phone : 06 27 17 89 26