Very real film! You will want to watch it again and again. There is laughter and tears. An emotionally beautiful film!The father is a colorful character. He is a prankster, headstrong, attentive and caring, hardworking, valiant, self-sacrificing and loving. Fate, however, was not kind to him from his earliest childhood and so throughout his life. His views on life diverge from those of Akira - his son, leading to many emotional moments for both of them.Both will grow in their relationship with each other guided by their love.A film with a strong emotional charge similar to "Bicycle Thieves".