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Like Father, Like Son
Archived: Like Father, Like Son - Soshite Chichi Ni Naru (2013)

director: Hirokazu Koreeda

With: Masaharu Fukuyama, Machiko Ono, Yôko Maki, Lily Franky, Jun Fubuki, Shôgen Hwang, Kirin Kiki, Jun Kunimura, Megumi Morisaki, a.o.

duration: 120 minutes

Ryota Nonomiya is a successful businessman driven by money. He learns that his biological son was switched with another child after birth. He must make a life-changing decision and choose his true son or the boy he raised as his own.


director: Hirokazu Koreeda
screenplay: Hirokazu Koreeda
Editor: Hirokazu Koreeda
Cinematography: Mikiya Takimoto

production company: Amuse

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subtitles: Dutch/Fr subt.
country: Japan
year: 2013


HIROKAZU KOREEDA (1962): Nonfix (1989, TV series documentary), However... (1991), Lessons from a Calf (1991), Kare no inai hachigatsu ga (1994), Maborosi (1995), Without Memory (1996, documentary), After Life (1998), Distance (2001), Nobody Knows (2004), Hana (2006), Still Walking (2008), Daijôbu de aruyô ni: Cocco owaranai tabi (2008, documentary), Air Doll (2009), Ayashiki bungô kaidan (2010, TV series), I Wish (2011), Going my Home (2012, TV mini-series, director of 5 episodes), The Message from Fukushima (2012, documentary short), Like Father, Like Son (2013)

Technical Specs

format: DCP

Other festival films by director Hirokazu Koreeda

2015:Our Little Sister
2004:Nobody Knows


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