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Senile Person

Kokotsu no hito

Directed by Shirô Toyoda
Japan, 1973
Drama

Synopsis

An old man becomes senile after the sudden death of his wife. His daughter-in-law has to care for him. Months elapse and the old man gets worse, and eventually dies. Despite the fact that he had been a burden to her, Akiko finds that she is overwhelmed with grief.

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Senile Person Directed by Shirô Toyoda