R | | Crime, Drama
A family of small-time crooks take in a child they find outside in the cold.
Official submission of Japan for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 91st Academy Awards in 2019.
I was sure she'd want to go home.
Nobuyo Shibata: Do you think she... chose us?
Hatsue Shibata: Usually you can't choose your own parents.
Nobuyo Shibata: But then, maybe it's stronger when you choose them yourself.
Hatsue Shibata: What is?
Nobuyo Shibata: What is...
Nobuyo Shibata: The bond. The bond.
Hatsue Shibata: I chose you, too.
$89,264 (USA) (25 November 2018)
$3,010,191 (USA) (14 February 2019)