Sentarō has a small bakery in Tokyo that serves dorayakis (stuffed cakes sweet red bean sauce called “an”). When a nice old lady, Tokue, offers to help, he reluctantly agrees, but Tokue show have a special gift for making “an”. Thanks to its secret recipe, the small business starts to flourish. Over time, Tokue Sentarō and open their hearts to each other to reveal old wounds.
Director: Naomi Kawase
Writers: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Etsuko Ichihara, Kirin Kiki, Kyara Uchida, Masatoshi Nagase, Miki Mizuno, Miyoko Asada
Production Co: Coproducción Japón-Francia-Alemania; Comme des Cinemas / Nagoya Broadcasting Network / Twenty Twenty Vision, ZDF/Arte / MAM / An Film Partner