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However... (1991)

Shikashi - Fukushi kirisute no jidai ni (original title)
The story and repercussions of a Japanese government official, who committed suicide following his department's refusal to authorize funds needed for his disbursement of welfare assistance to poor clients.

Director:

Hirokazu Koreeda

Writer:

Hirokazu Koreeda (idea)
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Leo Morimoto Leo Morimoto ... Narrator
Toyonori Yamanouchi Toyonori Yamanouchi ... Himself (archive footage)
Ishimatsu Kitagawa Ishimatsu Kitagawa ... Himself (archive footage)
Tadashi Yasuhara Tadashi Yasuhara ... Himself (archive footage)
Nobuko Harashima Nobuko Harashima ... (Herself) (voice) (voice) (archive footage)
Tomoko Yamanouchi Tomoko Yamanouchi ... Herself
Masataka Itô Masataka Itô ... Himself
Ryô Matsutomo Ryô Matsutomo ... Himself
Hisao Ido Hisao Ido ... Himself
Etsuko Ido Etsuko Ido ... Herself
Yôko Takaku Yôko Takaku ... Herself
Katsuhito Yuasa Katsuhito Yuasa ... Himself
Masahiro Yoshino Masahiro Yoshino ... Himself
Mitsuo Sumi Mitsuo Sumi ... Himself
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The story and repercussions of a Japanese government official, who committed suicide following his department's refusal to authorize funds needed for his disbursement of welfare assistance to poor clients.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

2 October 2006 (Hong Kong) See more »

Also Known As:

But... At the Time of the Welfare Cut-Downs See more »

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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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