Shokuzai is a five episode TV drama directed by the prolific Kiyoshi Kurosawa (Tokyo Sonata, Pulse) for satellite TV channel, WOWOW. A 270 minute cut of the series was screened at the 69th Venice Film Festival. Based on a novel written by Minato Kanae (Confessions), Shokuzai tells the story of how one girl’s unsolved murder sets off a long, arduous journey for atonement.

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