Doctor Shiro Kubo, whose family had a severe accident leaving the mother in a coma, is called to treat a strange disease. His daughter is suspicious of the woman who claims to be her mother after leaving the coma. Who is the woman who pretends to be her mother? A father must do everything he can to bring tranquillity to his family.
Sho Kataoka Born in 1982, his short “Jellyfish Boy” (2011) received 14 international awards. His feature debut “1/11 Juichibunnoichi” (2014) was selected for the Bucheon Film Festival. It was followed by “Tamako-chan to Kokkubô” (2015). “The Good Father” is his third feature.
Original Title: The Good Father / Country: Japan / Director: Sho Kataoka / year: 2021 / Screenwriter: Sho Kataoka / Actors: Hiroshi Tamaki, Sara Minami, Ryusei Onishi / Photography: Yasushi Hanamura / Duration: 100’