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A love story from the master filmmaker Kiyoshi Sasabe

This is a story of love to make up your mind

Takeshi Arima (Takahiro Miura) is 35 years old, single, and unmarried. His father Hiroshi (Seishiro Nishida), a steeplejack master and master of the "Great Tug-of-War," has been nagging him to "get a wife soon and become a strong heir".One day, he meets Ji-hyun (Jiyoung), a Korean resident doctor, and they gradually come to know each other.At the same time, Fumiko (Mako Ishino), the mother of the Arima family, announces her retirement and abandons her duties as proprietress and housekeeper, leaving Atsuko (Manami Higa), the younger sister, and the rest of the family struggling to cope.

Meanwhile, as the big annual event, the "Great Tug-of-War," approaches, Takeshi is told by Ji-hyun that she will be returning home in two weeks. "What is dating? "What is marriage? "What is family? "and "What is determination? This is a story of love depicted through two people's love.



有馬武志(三浦貴大)は 35歳にして奥手の独身。鳶の親方であり“大綱引”の師匠でもある父・寛志(西田聖志郎)から常々「早う嫁を貰うて、 しっかりとした跡継ぎになれ」とうるさく言われている。





  • Year
  • Runtime
    108 minutes
  • Language
    Japanese w/English subtitles
  • Country
  • Premiere
    USA Premiere
  • Rating
  • Director
    Kiyoshi Sasabe
  • Producer
    Seishiro Nishida
  • Cast
    Takahiro Miura, Jiyoung