Yoshida YasuhiroArimura Kasumi, Kunimura Jun, Kiyama Ryusei
Japanese / 2018 / 120 minutes / DCP
Unexpectedly widowed, Akira and her stepson seek out her late husband’s estranged father: Setsuo, a train conductor in sunny Kagoshima. Though flustered by his new family, he tries to welcome them warmly. The train ties the three generations together as Akira takes on her husband’s childhood dream to inspire her stepson, and become a train conductor with Setsuo. Showing off the volcanic and sublime landscapes of the southern tip of Japan, this heartwarming film full of hope in a time of grief is also a treat for all train lovers.