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The Terminal Trust

Tsui no shintaku

Directed by Masayuki Suo
Japan, 2012


Shinzo Egi (Koji Yakusho) is an asthma sufferer who does not want to be place on life support. As a last request, Shinzo Egi asks his doctor Ayano Orii (Tamiyo Kusakari) if she could follow his wish. Doctor Ayano Orii is then questioned in a criminal case because of her decision.

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The Terminal Trust Directed by Masayuki Suo

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

2013 | Winner: Best Director

2012 | Nominee: Best Film

2012 | Winner: Best Director

Awards of the Japanese Academy

2013 | Nominee: Best Actress

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