My Broken Mariko
Members (Adult & Conc.)
U25 & Students
Disabled or Unwaged
Director: Yuki Tanada
Cast: Nao Honda, Masataka Kubota, Mei Nagano
Duration: 85 mins
When office worker Tomoyo finds out that her best friend, Mariko, has committed suicide she struggles to process what has happened.
Knowing that her friend suffered years of abuse from her father, she is distressed that he has Mariko’s ashes. Trapped in a whirlwind of memories she decides to steal the ashes and sets out on a final journey to free Mariko at last.
Director Yuki Tanada sensitively depicts the emotional trauma of these two young women.
Screening as part of Japan Foundation Touring Programme.
NOTE: Films without BBFC certification can only be screened to over 18s. This does not necessarily mean the films contain adult content.