Like Father Like Son
Hirokazu Kore-Eda was born in Tokyo, where he attended Waseda University. His features include Maborosi (95), After Life (98), Distance (01), Nobody Knows (04), Hana (06), Still Walking (08), Air Doll (09), and I Wish (11). His latest film, Like Father, Like Son (13), won the Jury Prize at Cannes.
Acclaimed Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda (Nobody Knows, Still Walking) returns to the theme of family life with this story of two boys switched at birth, one sent to an affluent, highly cultured family, the other to a cramped apartment attached to an appliance store.