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13 Ratings


Directed by Cate Shortland
Australia, 1999
Short, Drama


Daisuke, Hana and Tetsu are three young Japanese sharing an apartment at Bondi Beach in Sydney. After a year of carefree living, Daisuke has to return to Osaka to work in his father’s butcher shop. He is secretly in love with his flatmate Hana. A lyrical vignette of final days and home videos.

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Awards & Festivals

Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards

2000 | Winner: Best Short

AACTA International Awards

2000 | Nominee: Best Short Fiction Film

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