Moe no suzaku
by Naomi Kawase
Japan, 1997, 95 mins
Bandai Visual Co., Ltd.
Ebisu First Square 1-18-14, Ebisu, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0013 Japan
“for its remarkable control of the medium, particularly as regards performances, pace and cinematography. The director successfully uses landscape to create dramatic intimacy in the poetic depiction of a family breakdown.”