Directed by: Emiko Hiramatsu
Starring: Erika Toda, Sakurako Ohara, Yui Sakuma 

As Tokyo burns in the wake of air strikes in the closing months of the Pacific War, nursery teachers lead by Kaede (Erika Toda) scramble to evacuate the children under their care to an abandoned temple. A rare film showing the little known realities of women on the home front who answered the call of duty in the face of adversity. 

Certificate:

PG

Duration

Approx 119 mins

Languages:

Japanese with English subtitles

Upcoming screenings

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