For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.

Uncle's Paradise

Ojisan tengoku

Directed by Shinji Imaoka
Japan, 2006
Comedy, Erotica

Synopsis

A surrealistic comedy about the trials of a pep-tonic addicted middle aged man who goes to visit his squid-fishing nephew. Full of fake spiders, death by poisonous snake bite to the crotch, and a bittersweet wistfulness courtesy of Shinji Imaoka. Hell has never looked more like a cheap motel…

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
Uncle's Paradise Directed by Shinji Imaoka