SKU 3420

HUMAN PROMISE ( Ningen no yakusoku) (1986) * with switchable English subtitles *

Orie Satô Ritsuko, Yoshio's wife Rentarō Mikuni Ryosaku Morimoto Sachiko Murase Tatsu, Ryôsaku's wife Tetta Sugimoto Takao, Yoshio's son Tomisaburō Wakayama Detective Tagami Reiko Tajima Saeko Nogawa Kumiko Takeda Naoko

An old woman has been killed by her husband, who has dementia. Why he killed her and what led up to it is shown throughout the fim in events leading up to the event. A tragic sensitively done work about compassion, age-related illness, and societal views of how to deal with them.

DVD-R is in Japanese with switchable English subtitles. Approx. 118 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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