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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Film Movement, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from cover art.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.
Aspect ratio 1.85:1; widescreen.
Special features: Juliette Binoche and Naomi Kawase discuss True Mothers; bonus short film Return to Toyama, written and directed by Atsushi Hirai (24 min.).
Participant or Performer Note:
Hiromi Nagasaku, Arata Iura, Aju Makita, Reo Sato, Taketo Tanaka, Hiroko Nakajima, Tetsu Hirahara, Ren Komai, Masami Horiuchi, Hiroshi Yamamoto, Masaki Mura, Shoko Ikezu, Ryuya Wakaba, Munetaka Aoki, Go Riju.
Summary, etc.:
After a long and unsuccessful struggle to get pregnant, Satoko and her husband decide to adopt a child. Over the next six years, the middle-class couple and their young son Asato settle into a comfortable, albeit routine, life. The family's orderly existence is shattered by the arrival of Hikari, a young woman claiming to be Asato's biological mother, demanding his return. As tensions mount, Satoko grows more and more emboldened to defend her family.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated by the MPAA.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; all regions; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound/2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
Japanese with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Adoption > Drama.
Mothers > Drama.
Motherhood > Drama.
PERFORMING ARTS / Film / General.
Japan > Drama.
Genre: Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings.