toshiyuki morioka


A trailer has been released for Toshiyuki Morioka’s “Jyokyo Monogatari” (out August 24, 2013).

Based on an autobiographical manga by Rieko Saibara, the movie stars Kie Kitano as an aspiring artist named Natsumi who moves to Tokyo to attend art school and begins living with a young man named Ryosuke (Sosuke Ikematsu). Over time, the hard-working and ambitious Natsumi begins to feel like she’s growing apart from her easy-going boyfriend.