• The Departure (2017)

The Departure

Release Date: October 13th, 2017

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary

Ittetsu Nemoto confronts his growing self-destructive tendencies.

Director: Lana Wilson

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: Candescent Films

Keywords: Fascinating , Engaging , Emotional , Death , Transformation , Family , Endearing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 90
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    In its poetic portrait of a man whose quest to help others has cost him dearly both emotionally and physically, The Departure proves quietly profound. show more

  • 100
    David LewisSan Francisco Chronicle

    The Departure is an excellent example of a filmmaker finding a perfect wavelength with her main character. show more

  • 80
    Allan HunterScreen International

    An intimate, deeply felt engagement with profound matters of life and death. show more

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