(From left) Wakana Aoi, Eri Fukatsu, Fumiyo Kohinata and Yuki Izumisawa play a family in Survival Family (category I; Japanese), directed by Shinobu Yaguchi.

Film review: Survival Family – Shinobu Yaguchi’s scathing satire on Japan’s generational divide

Waterboys director has fun pointing out modern society’s dependence on technology and its impact on family life, in this story of a couple and their children caught in a power cut that forces them to leave home and seek help

Topic |   Film reviews

TOP PICKS

(From left) Wakana Aoi, Eri Fukatsu, Fumiyo Kohinata and Yuki Izumisawa play a family in Survival Family (category I; Japanese), directed by Shinobu Yaguchi.
READ FULL ARTICLE