- 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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