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Language: Japanese
Country of Origin: Japan
Medium: All media (except film)
Rights: All rights available except Japan


Director: Ryotaro Muamatsu
Producer: Osamu Miura
Executive Producer: Toshi Shioya
Editor: Ryotaro Muamatsu & Emi Kobayashi
Cast: Sayaka Kanda, Sakuraduka Yakkun, Issei Ishida, Chiharu Kawai, Mami Nakamura, Jun Hashimoto, Naoko Tatsumi, Sayuri Otom
Writer: Ryotaro Muamatsu
Producer's Representative: Ostrow and Company


Won: Prix du Public (Audience Award) KINOTAYO - Festival du filmjaponais contemporain 2008

Nominated: “News from Asia” official selection exground film fest 2008


In an ordinary, small town along a national highway different
people with different lives...Some school girls upset the owner of a 24-hour convenience store. Some "neets" feel depressed in their shabby apartment. A man, his wife, and his pregnant lover have a battle on the night of his mom's funeral. A couple from the country are feeling distant from each other in their dream city, Tokyo. Some men confine a school girl in a disused warehouse. A man meets a prostitute in a love hotel.

True stories pretending to be a false ones! Stupid, serious, filthy, stoic, giving up, yet trying hard.

Small life is Beautiful!