Night's Tightrope
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Night's Tightrope
Two teenage girls harbor a desire to witness the moment when someone dies, in order to come face-to-face ... Two teenage girls harbor a desire to witness the moment when someone dies, in order to come face-to-face with the true meaning of death. Yuki works as a volunteer at a hospital’s pediatric ward in the summer holidays of her second year of high school. Toward the end of last semester, a transfer student in her class named Shiori boasted that she had seen the dead body of her best friend, which left Yuki feeling an indescribable sense of discomfort, and even a little envy. A desire has grown within her to surpass Shiori by being present when a person actually dies. What’s more, she wants to be the one to make that happen, in the most amusing way. She develops close relationships with the children she works with, who have cruelly little time left to live, and plots to make her dream come true. Meanwhile, unbeknownst to Yuki, her best friend Atsuko is volunteering at a nursing home for the elderly. She has been a victim of insidious bullying, and has come close to losing... More
Ends
30 Sep 2020
Director
Lang
Jap
Subtitle
Chi
Duration
119 Minutes
Classification
M
Available on
Now Player & TV
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