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9 Ratings

My Sons


Directed by Yôji Yamada
Japan, 1991
Drama, Romance, Comedy


Tetsuo is a young man living in Tokyo, who falls in love with a deaf-mute factory girl. He has always felt jealous of his college- educated brother, but ultimately wins both the girl and his father’s acceptance and support in a touching and refreshing way.

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My Sons Directed by Yôji Yamada

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1992 | 5 wins including: Best Film

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1992 | 5 wins including: Best Film

1992 | 8 nominations including: Best Director

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