Kazahana (Kaza-hana)

Kaza-Hana
  • 2000
  • Japan
  • 116 min
  • Directed by: Shinji Somai
  • Cast: Kyôko Koizumi, Choei Takahashi
  • Language: Japanese

Slow moving road movie about a young business man who wakes up under a blossoming cherry tree with a hangover and a woman he doesn't know.

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In Somai’s final film, an alcoholic civil servant wakes up under a cherry tree in Tokyo next to a bar hostess with whom he’s impulsively made a suicide pact. Though he’s now changed his mind, he agrees to travel with her to Hokkaido, her preferred site for ending it all. An elegiac road movie of restrained emotion.

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