Dakishimetai – Shinjitsu no Monogatari, I Don’t Have Many Friends, Killers, Topaz / Tokyo Decadence, No Man’s Land, Fukushima: Is There A Way Out? 0.23μSv Japanese Film Trailers

Zevda Kate the CuteOnly one trailer post this week because there aren’t that many films and by the time you read this I’ll probably be in London collecting my tickets for the Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme. I will be enjoying two solid days of Japanese films and visiting art galleries before heading back home and writing about them. The films, not the galleries. I’ll leave gallery stuff to better bloggers like Sequins and Cherry Blossom.

Despite all this talk about films, I posted about two anime in the form of Galilei Donna and Coppelion.

Here are the trailers:

Dakishimetai – Shinjitsu no MonogatariDakshimetai Film Poster

Japanese: 抱きしめたい - 真実 の 物語 -

Romaji: Dakishimetai – Shinjitsu no Monogatari

Running Time: 122 mins.

Release Date: February 01st, 2014

Director: Akihiko Shiota

Writer:  Akihiko Shiota, Hiroshi Saito (Screenplay),

Starring: Keiko Kitagawa, Ryo Nishikido, Takumi Saito, Aya Hiryama, Eriko Sato, Megumi Sato, Mastaka Kubota, Jun Kunimura, Jun Fubuki

This is actually based on the story of a real life couple. Tsukasa (Kitagawa) was involved in a car accident that left her in a wheelchair and with memory impairment. Despite these setbacks, she carries on with life and falls in love with a taxi driver named Masaki (Nishikido) who plays basketball. Despite their differences they start a new life together and try to make a family but serious problems emerge…

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