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Icarus Under the Sun

Hakuchu no Icarus

Japan, 2010


Haruo (Ms Abe) arrives in Tokyo, stays with her old friend Atsuko (Ms Takahashi) and her boyfriend, and stumbles into a casual job in a mahjong parlour. It’s an oddball place, run by a gangsterish blind man named Maguchi, and it tends to attract a rough crowd…

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Icarus Under the Sun Directed by Abe Saori, Takahashi Nazuki