Shadow of Fire

Dir: Tsukamoto Shinya
Cast: Shuri, Moriyama Mirai, Tsukao Oga, Kono Hiroki
95mins   2023   Japan   15   Japanese    Subtitled   

Part of The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2024: Unforgettable: Memories, Times and Reflections in Japanese Cinema

Japanese title: ほかげ

Immediately after the war, in Tokyo, where everything is in chaos and destitution, a war orphan sneaks into a tavern where a woman sells her body to survive. Gradually, they form a bond, but their fragile peace is soon shattered.


Mon 4 March