MOVIES

Tears of Persephone
ペルセポネーの泪

Tears of Persephone
ペルセポネーの泪

Duration
102 min
Japanese theatrical release
November 26, 2021
Cast
Shu Watanabe, Ayame Goriki ,Manami Hashimoto, Hiroyuki Watanabe, Yuhi, Hiroaki Iwanaga
Director
Teppei Isobe, Yasuaki Genda
Synopsis
"Futa, a young man, who moved from an urban city, keeps working diligently in his field but is unable to produce a satisfactory harvest. He is pressured to repay Okura, a moneylender, for the house and field bought from the lender. Minori, naturally appears and becomes Futa's common-law wife. She senses his struggle and gives her ring to him. Considering a recommendation to change the expensive-looking ring into money, Futa hesitantly goes downtown and is swindled out of it by a strange man who tells Futa his sad life story. Futa chases after the man and meets Yoko, a mesmerizing woman, at the bar where he finally ends up at. Meanwhile, Minori has a secret which she doesn't want to reveal to Futa. Their bond is swayed by strange people and before long find themselves lost in a world where the line between dream and reality is blurred."