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Buddies

A Un

Directed by Yasuo Furuhata
Japan, 1989
Drama

Synopsis

Kadokura is the owner of a small business where Miyata works. Kadokura is also in love — though quite platonically — with Miyata’s wife Tami. Though there is no kissing or groping, the growing emotional connection between the two is obvious to even Miyata’s teenaged daughter Satoko.

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Buddies Directed by Yasuo Furuhata

Awards & Festivals

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1990 | 3 wins including: Best Actor

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1990 | 3 wins including: Best Supporting Actor

1990 | 12 nominations including: Best Film