After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them...


Lily Franky, Ando Sakura, Matsuoka Mayu, Kiki Kilin,
Jyo Kairi, Sasaki Miyu


71st Cannes Film Festival, Palme d'or
36th Munich Film Festival, ARRI/OSRAM Award
66th Melbourne International Film Festival, Audience Award TOP3
37th Vancouver International Film Festival, Audience Award
55th Antalya International Film Festival, Best Director
3rd Slemani International Film Festival, Jury Awar Feature Film
Cambridge Film Festival, Golden Punt Audience Award
Denver Film Festival, Krzysztof Kieslowski Award for Best Narrative Feature Film
Films from the South, Audience Award
12th Asia Pacific Screen Awards, Best Feature Film
38th Hawaii International Film Fetival, Narrative Feature Audience Award
91st Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film (Nominee)
44th César, Best Foreign Film


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