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SHOPLIFTERS

After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them…

Cannes International Film Festival, 2018

Palme D'or

Toronto International Film Festival, 2018

Special Presentation

From the director of:
The Third Murder (2017)


After The Storm (2016)


Like Father, Like Son (2013)


Nobody Knows (2004)

“At once charming and heart-wrenching, this exquisitely performed film will steal the hearts of both art-house and mainstream audiences.”

​VARIETY

“Kore-Eda Hirokazu turns in a masterful ensemble piece about a “family” living on its wits.“

SCREEN DAILY

“Kore-Eda Hirokazu reaffirms himself as one of the world’s best auteurs with this heartbreaking drama about a different kind of crime family.”

INDIE WIRE

“It is a movie made up of delicate brushstrokes: details, moments, looks and smiles.”

THE GUARDIAN

“Mystery ticks away like a watch in the breast pocket of this outstanding domestic drama, crafted by Kore-eda with crystalline insight and an unsparing emotional acuity.”

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Hirokazu Kore-Eda
2018 | Japan | Crime, Drama | 121'