I Go Gaga, My Dear

Dir: Naoko Nobutomo
102mins   2018   Japan   PG   Japanese    Subtitled   

Bokemasukara, yoroshiku onegaishimasu

The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2020
Happiness is a State of Mind: Joy and Despair in Japanese Cinema

Japan Now Special Strand

This first theatrical feature by television director Naoko Nobutomo is a personal documentary chronicling the enduring love, resilience and struggles of her nonagenarian parents as her mother's Alzheimer's-related dementia gradually worsens.

Organised by the Japan Foundation with Major Support from Japan Airlines, Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation, and Yakult, with Sponsorship in Kind from SUQQU, and in Cultural Partnership with Modern Culture.


Thu 5 March