Her love boils BATHwater



After her husband suddenly disappears, Futaba is forced to close her public bathhouse business. Shortly afterwards, she is diagnosed with terminal cancer and without telling her teenage daughter, who is being bullied at school, Fataba gives herself four important tasks to fulfill before she dies. Firstly, to reunite with her husband and reopen the bathhouse. Secondly, to make her daughter more independent. Thirdly, to introduce someone important to her daughter. The fourth is a secret she has been keeping for a very long time...



Official Submission for Best Foreign Language Film - Japan

Genre: Drama

Country: Japan

Year: 2016

Duration:  90 minutes

Director: Ryota Nakano

Language(s):  Japanese

Subtitles: English

Producer(s): Makoto Fujimoto, Kazumi Fukase, Yusuke Waka- bayashi

Screenplay: Ryota Nakano

Principal Cast:  Rie Miyazawa, Hana Sugisaki, Joe Odagiri

Dates & Times: October 30, 2017 9:00 PM

October 31, 2017 1:00 PM

Plays In:  ArcLight Cinemas - Culver City

Eventbrite - Asian World Film Festival - HER LOVE BOILS BATHWATER - Japan