MOVIES

Over the Fence
オーバー・フェンス

Over the Fence
オーバー・フェンス

Duration
112min
Japanese theatrical release
2016
Cast
Joe Odagiri,Yu Aoi
Director
Nobuhiro Yamashita
Synopsis
Shiraiwa (Joe Odagiri) is a man who neglected his family. After his wife deserts him, Shiraiwa leaves Tokyo and goes back to his hometown, Hakodate City. Yet, he never stops by his home where his parents live, but instead chooses to live on unemployment insurance while going to vocational school. Shiraiwa leads a life of repetition, just going back and forth from his flat and the school, participating in school assignments, and taking part in practice for the upcoming inter-department softball tournament. One day, when he goes to a hostess club with his friend Daijima (Shota Matsuda), Shiraiwa meets an odd hostess named Satoshi (Yu Aoi), who imitates the movements of a bird…