TITLE: ASAKO I & II
SYNOPSIS: A mysterious and intoxicating pop romance, Ryûsuke Hamaguchi's follow-up to his acclaimed Happy Hour, begins with Asako, a young woman who meets and falls madly in love with a drifter named Baku who one day disappears. Two years later, working in Tokyo, Asako sees Baku again – or, rather, a young, solid businessman named Royhei, who bears a striking resemblance to her old flame. They begin to build a happy life together until traces of Asako’s past resurface.
DIRECTOR: Ryusuke Hamaguchi | LANGUAGE: Japanese | SUBTITLES: Yes - English
YEAR | RUNNING TIME | COLOR | FORMAT: 2018 | 2h 00mins | Color | DCP
COUNTRY: Japan | GENRE: Drama | PREMIERE STATUS: Southwest Premiere
PRINT SOURCE: Company Name: Grasshopper Film | Contact Name: Nick Newman | Contact Email: email@example.com