Date: From 2.00 p.m., 6 June 2020
Scriptwriters: Hamaguchi Ryusuke, Nohara Tadashi, Kurosawa Kiyoshi
Director: Kurosawa Kiyoshi
Cast: Aoi Yu, Takahashi Issei, Bando Ryota, Tsunematsu Yuri, Minosuke, Shuri, Higashide Masahiro, Sasano Takashi
Synopsis: Fukuhara Yusaku (Takahashi Issei) runs a trading company in Kobe. Feeling a restlessness in the air, he leaves his wife Satoko (Aoi Yu) behind and goes to Manchuria together with his nephew (Bando Ryota). That is where he happens to see something appalling. Yusaku makes up his mind to tell the world about this incident and takes action. On the night before the Pacific War, Satoko waits impatiently for the return of her husband. However, right after Yusaku comes back to Japan, Satoko is called away by her childhood friend Tsumori Taiji (Higashide Masahiro) who is a squad leader with the Kobe military police. She is told about the death of the woman that Yusaku had brought back from Manchuria. This makes her jealous. While Satoko starts suspecting Yusaku’s actions, she sees the grave secret that he had carried home with him. Once Satoko learns the truth and finds out his intention, she attempts to stop him for his own safety and their happiness but … …
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