THE PEARLS OF THE STONE MAN
- Original Title
- Ai wo Tsumu Hito
- Production Year
- Running Time
- Yuzo ASAHARA(朝原雄三)
- Koichi SATO 佐藤浩市 (The Vancouver Asashi, Pandemic, Brass Knuckle Boys)
Kanako HIGUCHI 樋口可南子 (Achilles and the Tortoise, ASHURA, Casshern)
Keiko KITAGAWA 北川景子 (Judge!, The After-Dinner Mysteries, The Handsome Suits)
Set in the beautiful hills in Hokkaido, Japan’s northernmost island. Here comes a moving story of a widower whose world begins to expand with the guides which his late wife left in her letters for him.
- Atsushi and Ryoko move to Hokkaido after retirement. Yet, Atsuhshi who’s worked all his life doesn’t know how to kill time. Concerning for him, Ryoko asks him to build her long-dreamt stone walls around their home. However, suddenly Ryoko collapses from a terminal heart disease. She yet hides this from Atsushi not to upset him. After her death, Atsushi finds letters from Ryoko. Following the instructions in the letters, he begins to interact with others.