Watch Family Romance from home and support Chapter Cinema
Master filmmaker Herzog turns his incisive gaze to performance businesses in Japan - where you can hire someone to pretend to be related to you. This fascinating docu-drama focuses on Yuichi and his ‘daughter’ Mahiro and how they navigate their relationship in the artifice.
"Excellent fictional feature that veers close to documentary" The Guardian
Japanese language with English subtitles
USA | 2019 | 89’ | TBC | Werner Herzog | Yuichi Ishii, Mahiro Taimoto
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