Death of a Japanese Salesman

(c)2011 "Death of a Japanese Salesman" Production Committee

“Death of a Japanese Salesman” is a touching and funny documentary depicting the final days of cancer-affected father and its family through the eyes of his daughter.Tomoaki SUNADA was a Japanese typical sales representative working more than 40 years in the same company. After retiring, at 67 years old, he was diagnosed with cancer on the final stage. This was the miscalcuration of life for a business soldier. In order to sum up his whole life and leave the message to his family, he laid on the last project to make ‘ending note’ by his own. Then, the ‘setup’ of his departure was lunched.

Director: Mami Sunada
Producer: Hirokazu Koreeda

Japanese with English subtitle.