Part of the 2020 season: Happiness is A State of Mind

Lying to Mom

Director NOJIRI Katsumi

Cast: KIRYU Mai, HARA Hideko, KASE Ryo

(Suzukike no Uso,  鈴木家の嘘)

UK Premiere

Yuko (HARA Hideko) wakes up in the hospital with amnesia, oblivious to her son’s death. Realising this, her family decides to innocently deceive the mother, pretending that he is alive and well, working in Argentina. Meanwhile, the rest of the family struggles to deal with their grief.

2018/133 min/English Subtitles

Past screenings