Hanamizuki (2010)

Hanamizuki is a 2010 Japanese movie directed by Nobuhiro Doi and inspired by a hit 2004 song by Yo Hitoto.

Following the theme of Hitoto’s song, the film features a couple who never seem to be in the same place at the same time, so their love never seems to have a chance to bloom over the 10-year span they’re apart.

Movie info

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Release date
August 21, 2010
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Sae lives with her mother in Hokkaido. During high school, she falls in love with a young fisherman named Kohei, but they’re forced into a long distance relationship when Sae goes off to college in Tokyo.

Featured Cast

yui-aragaki Yui Aragaki Sae
Toma Ikuta Toma Ikuta Kohei
Osamu Mukai Osamu Mukai
arata Arata Iura
hiroko-yakushimaru Hiroko Yakushimaru
Misako Renbutsu Misako Renbutsu
Yuichi Kimura Yuichi Kimura
Yutaka Matsushige Yutaka Matsushige


  • Trailer (Japanese)

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  • Teaser (Japanese)

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