A novelist-turned-private detective tries to get back on the good graces of his ex-wife and their 12-year-old son, even though his gambling addiction keeps undermining his attempts to pay child support.
Hirokazu Koreeda
Hiroshi Abe Yoko Maki Kirin Kiki Lily Frankly Satomi Kobayashi Sosuke Ikematsu
NR 1 hour, 57 minutes

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AFTER THE STORM

by Hirokazu Koreeda

A novelist-turned-private detective tries to get back on the good graces of his ex-wife and their 12-year-old son, even though his gambling addiction keeps undermining his attempts to pay child support.

Synopsis

Dwelling on his past glory as a prize-winning author, Ryota (Hiroshi Abe) wastes the money he makes as a private detective on gambling and can barely pay child support. After the death of his father, his aging mother (Kirin Kiki) and beautiful ex-wife (Yoko Make) seem to be moving on with their lives. Renewing contact with his initially distrusting family, Ryota struggles to take back control of his existence and to find a lasting place in the life of his young son (Taiyo Yoshizawa) - until a stormy summer night offers them a chance to truly bond again.


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With

Hiroshi Abe, Yoko Maki, Kirin Kiki, Lily Frankly, Satomi Kobayashi, Sosuke Ikematsu

Director

Hirokazu Koreeda

Run time

1 hour, 57 minutes

Released

March 17, 2017

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Country

Japan

Subtitles

Japanese with English Subtitles

Showing

May 12 through May 18

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Reviews

Bilge Ebiri Village Voice
Ella Taylor NPR
David Ehrlich IndieWire

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