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Okaeri

Directed by Makoto Shinozaki
Japan, 1995
Drama

Synopsis

Yuriko has given up a promising career as a concert pianist and still laments the decision, despite having embraced the life of a housewife, while Takashi stays out until very late every day, spending his time after work with his colleagues rather than with his wife.

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Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Wolfgang Staudte Award

Montréal World Film Festival

1996 | 2 wins including: FIPRESCI Prize

Thessaloniki Film Festival

1995 | 2 wins including: Best Director

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