Soshite Chichi Ni Nara – Like Father, Like Son

Two Kore-eda films in one year is a bit of treat! - (see here for the other). Again this features children, but this time the adults are much more present than in I Wish. Essentially, two sets of very different parents discover that their sons were swapped in hospital just after they were born, and … Continue reading Soshite Chichi Ni Nara – Like Father, Like Son

Kiseki – I Wish

Sweet story of two brothers, one living with his wannabe rock-star father, the other with his mother and grandparents following parental separation. They're so desperate for the family to be reunited that they move heaven and earth to be at the point where two new bullet trains pass each other, as they've heard miracles can … Continue reading Kiseki – I Wish