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20 Ratings

Chronicle of My Mother

Waga haha no ki

Directed by Masato Harada
Japan, 2011


Best-selling novelist Kosaku Igami has made a career out of using his family as fodder for his novels, much to their dismay. When his mother, the spirited family matriarch, is diagnosed with dementia, Igami must come to terms with the toll his own behavior has taken on family.

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Chronicle of My Mother Directed by Masato Harada

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

2011 | Winner: Special Grand Prize of the Jury

Asian Film Awards

2012 | 2 nominations including: Best Actor

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