Masatoshi Nagase (left) and Ayame Misaki in a still from Radiance (category I, Japanese).

Film review: Radiance – Kawase’s story has a simplistic plot and is overwhelmed by self-importance

A once-brilliant photographer who is losing his sight meets a young writer of audio scripts for the blind and romance develops, in this tale that is well acted, but let down by the pretensions of the director

Topic |   Asian cinema: Japanese films

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Masatoshi Nagase (left) and Ayame Misaki in a still from Radiance (category I, Japanese).
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