7.1/10
138
0 user 5 critic

Pecoross' Mother and Her Days (2013)

Pekorosu no haha ni ai ni iku (original title)
Yuuichi Okano is a baby boomer born and raised in Nagasaki, Japan. His bald-head looks like a pecoross, a small onion. His Mother, Mitsue has dementia that began soon after her husband, ... See full summary »

Director:

Azuma Morisaki

Writers:

Yûichi Okano (manga), Azuma Morisaki (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
5 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Ryô Kase ... Satoru Okano
Naoto Takenaka ... Honda
Mitsuko Baishô Mitsuko Baishô ... Mitsue
Wakana Matsumoto Wakana Matsumoto ... Old People's Home Employee
Yôichi Nukumizu Yôichi Nukumizu
Ryô Iwamatsu Ryô Iwamatsu ... Pekorosu
Sahel Rosa Sahel Rosa
Kiwako Harada Kiwako Harada ... Young mitsue
Harue Akagi Harue Akagi ... Mitsue Okano
Yûzô Imai Yûzô Imai
Tengai Shibuya Tengai Shibuya
Hitomi Harukaze Hitomi Harukaze

Photos

Edit

Storyline

Yuuichi Okano is a baby boomer born and raised in Nagasaki, Japan. His bald-head looks like a pecoross, a small onion. His Mother, Mitsue has dementia that began soon after her husband, Satoru, passed away 10 years ago... The film depicts their daily life that is full of humor and sweet sorrow. The theme of this film is nursing care and dementia that take up as serious social issue in Japan; the aging of population is advancing rapidly. But the Director, Azuma Morisaki, the age of 85, he is now the oldest active film director in Japan, got through with this film as the light and heart-warming movie. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Family

Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Azuma Morisaki, 85 as of the release, who directed the film that focuses on dementia, had also been diagnosed as possible vascular dementia months before the filming. See more »

User Reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

16 November 2013 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Pecoross' Mother and Her Days See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$250,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series



Recently Viewed