“Without a doubt one of the most finest examples, if not the best, of subject-driven narratives to come out this year.”
As an experiment, Rencontre is a success, showing that, instead of stalling, Takemoto is still growing.
“Maybe Japan can find their Brothers Dardenne in Akio Fujimoto.”
“Atsuko reaffirms, with this atmospheric and touching narrative, her artistic talent.”
“A forgotten masterpiece by Tomu Uchida.”
“A fun, emotional and engaging narrative, but nothing more.”