Before We Vanish (2017)
Narumi and her husband Shinji are going through a rocky patch when Shinji suddenly vanishes, returning several days later, utterly transformed. At the same time, a family is brutally murdered, and the town beset by strange phenomena. Journalist Sakurai begins to investigate the mystery…
Big Bang Love: Juvenile A (2006)
Boy meets boy in a surreal prison for convicted murderers.
Gohatto (1999)
A period tale of Samarai warriors and their obsessions with honour, love and death.
The Great Passage (2013)
A charming geek finds spiritual fulfilment – and true love – while compiling a new Japanese dictionary.
The Raid 2 (2014)
Picking up where the first film left off, The Raid 2 follows Rama as he goes undercover and infiltrates the ranks of a ruthless Jakarta crime syndicate in order to protect his family and expose the corruption in his own police force.
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