Hirokazu Kore-eda

‘Shoplifters’ a touching look at a family of criminals

“Shoplifters,” new from Japanese filmmaker Hirokazu Kore-eda, is a beautifully crafted, gently…

 

‘Our Little Sister’ quietly moving, relatable

Forgiveness occurs, and the seasons go round. “Our Little Sister,” Japanese filmmaker…

 

Japanese family film more nurture than nature

Filmmaker Hirokazu Koreeda brings a Japanese lens and a personal stamp to…

 

Whimsical 'Wish' a joyful coming-of-age tale

Adult-geared stories with children as subjects are sparkling when crafted with insight…