Manbiki Kazoku

After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them… The last winner of the Cannes’ Palm d’Or is a gentle, invigorating revision of the definition of a family, through the distinctive penetrating gaze of the great Japanese filmmaker.

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Direction: Hirokazu Kore-Eda
Script: Hirokazu Kore-Eda
Cinematography: Kondo Ryuto
Editing: Hirokazu Kore-Eda
Sound: Tomita Kazuhiko
Music: Hosono Haruomi
Actors: Lily Franky, Ando Sakura, Matsuoka Mayu, Kiki Kilin, Jyo Kairi, Sasaki Miyu
Production: AOI Pro INC
Producer/Producers: Matsuzaki Kaoru, Yose Akihiko, Taguchi Hijiri
Art Direction: Mitsumatsu Keiko
Costumes: Kazuko Kurosawa
Executive producer: Ishihara Takashi, Tom Yoda, Nakae Yasuhito
Sets: Akiko Matsuba
Make Up: Mutsuki Sakai
Format: DCP
Color: Color
Production Country: Japan
Production Year: 2018
Duration: 121΄
Distribution in Greece: One From the Heart,
Contact: Wild Bunch,
Awards/Distinctions: Palme d’Or – Cannes Film Festival 2018 ICS Cannes Award – International Cinephile Society Awards 2018 ARRI/OSRAM Award – Munich FF 2018