Sayuri Yoshinaga and Masato Sakai play mother and son in Sakura Guardian in the North (category IIA, Japanese), directed by Yojiro Takita.

Sakura Guardian in the North film review: Sayuri Yoshinaga plays ageing war widow in meandering trilogy finale full of problems

Much like its central character, played by veteran actress Yoshinaga, Sakura Guardian in the North grasps hopelessly at the fading memories of former glories

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Sayuri Yoshinaga and Masato Sakai play mother and son in Sakura Guardian in the North (category IIA, Japanese), directed by Yojiro Takita.
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