Like Someone in Love
Japanese – 109 min – Drama
This Japanese drama by Iranian master-filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami (Close-Up, Certified Copy, Taste of Cherry) was nominated for the Palme d’Or at the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. Like Someone in Love stars Tadashi Okuno (A Taxing Woman), Rin Takanashi (Goth), and Ryo Kase (Letters from Iwo Jima).
In Tokyo, a young prostitute (Takanashi) develops an unexpected connection with a widower (Okuno) over a period of two days.