Tomorrows Dinner Table
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Tomorrow's Dinner Table

classified 15 S

The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2022

Film

Sun 13 Feb 15:00

Director
Takahisa Zeze
Cast
Keito Akutsu, Shunsuke Daitô, Kisetsu Fujiwara
Details
124 mins, Subtitled, 2020, Japan
Primary language
Japanese

Takahisa Zeze directs this literary adaptation about three mothers contending with the pressures of motherhood in modern Japanese society.

Rumiko, Kana and Asumi - unrelated to one another are inexplicably connected: all three of their 10-year-old sons share the same name, Yu Ishibashi.

Separately the three women find themselves grappling with their own daily struggles of bullying, domestic abuse, work/life balance and dementia, leading to treat their respective sons very differently. When one of the Yus is suddenly found murdered, repressed feelings of anger, fear and anxiety threaten to bubble over...


AD
Audio Description
BSL
BSL interpretation
Baby
Baby screening
Bite
Cinébites meal deal
CTBA
Certificate to be announced
D
Dubbed
DS
Descriptive Subtitling
Intro
Introductory Talk
PR Intro
Pre-recorded Intro
PR QA
Pre-recorded Q&A
PS
Partially Subtitled
QA
Q&A Session
R
Recorded
RS
Relaxed Screening
S
Subtitled
SD
25% Socially Distanced screening
Times TBC
To be confirmed