2013, Sun, Jul 21

Cobalt Blue (Gunjou)

D: Yosuke Nakagawa

Cobalt Blue (Gunjou)

Cobalt Blue (Gunjou)

Japan 2009, 119 min, English subtitles

Three friends who have grown up like siblings on a remote island in the Okinawa archipelago go their separate ways. Kazuka decides to stay and become a fisherman. Daisuke goes to an art college on the main island, and Ryoko, whose mother died young, also wants to leave. When Kazuya sings the love song “Taburama” for her, it changes the relationship between the three friends forever. Based on a novel by Ayako Miyagi.