179 minutes

Synopsis

Original Title: Doraibu Mai Ku

Based on Murakami's short story "Men without Women", Ryûsuke Hamaguchi's Cannes Film Festival award-winning screenplay examines relationships, responsibility, and guilt, centred on the relationship between theatre actor-director Yûsuke Kafuku (Hidetoshi Nishijima) and his screenwriter wife Oto (Reika Kirishima).

"Reaches a new grandeur with this engrossing adaptation about a theatre director grappling with Chekhov and his wife’s infidelity" (5 Stars) PETER BRADSHAW, THE GUARDIAN