A collection of films from director Miki Satoshi including 'ADRIFT IN TOKYO', 'INSTANT SWAMP' and TURTLES ARE SURPRISINGLY FAST SWIMMERS'. ADRIFT IN TOKYO - Two men form an unlikely bond during a long walk through a big city in this independent drama from Japan. Fumiya Takemura (Joe Odagiri) is a college student with an addiction to gambling; he owes over $8,000 to bookies, and doesn't have the money to pay them off. Fumiya is approached by Fukuhara (Tomokazu Miura), a mob enforcer who tells the student he has three days to come up with the money or else. Fumiya isn't sure what to do next, but two days later Fukuhara comes to him with a surprising offer -- the gangster is willing to pay off Fumiya's debt and give him some extra money for his troubles if he'd be willing to do him a favor. Fukuhara's task seems simple enough -- he wants Fumiya to keep him company as he walks from one end of Tokyo to the Kasumigaseki district. Fukuhara is looking to do more than stretch his legs -- he's accidentally taken his wife's life and has decided to turn himself in to the police, and needs someone to stay with him as he visits some places that have come to mean a lot to him.
INSTANT SWAMP - Follow the life of an editor of a Japanese women's magazine as she battles against falling circulation numbers. Things soon start to get worse and worse as her mother falls ill and she finds out some truths about her family.
TURTLES ARE SURPRISINGLY FAST SWIMMERS - Bored housewife Suzume Katahura spends her days doing chores and looking after her husband's turtle. One faithful day, she discovers and advert asking for spies and she decides to apply for some excitement.
ADRIFT IN TOKYO - Making of, TURTLES ARE SURPRISINGLY FAST SWIMMERS - Theatrical trailer, INSTANT SWAMP - Theatrical trailer
Release Date: 27 February 2012
Certificate: 15 - Suitable for Persons Aged 15 or Over
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 381 minutes
Main Language: Japanese