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- Movie: Pale Moon (English title) / Paper Moon (literal title)
- Romaji: Kami no Tsuki
- Japanese: 紙の月
- Director: Daihachi Yoshida
- Writer: Mitsuyo Kakuta (novel), Kaeko Hayafune
- Producer: Fumitsugu Ikeda, Satoko Ishida, Naomi Akashi
- Cinematographer: Makoto Shiguma
- World Premiere: October, 2014 (Tokyo IFF)
- Release Date: November 15, 2014
- Runtime: 126 min.
- Genre: Award Winning-Drama / Crime / Mystery
- Distributor: Shochiku
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Plot Synopsis by AsianWiki Staff ©
Rika Umezawa (Rie Miyazawa) lives with her husband, but without any children. She works part-time at a bank. Rika receives favorable evaluations from her clients and boss because of her attentive work. Nevertheless, she feels a sense of emptiness from her husband who doesn't seem interested in her. Rika then falls into an extramarital affair with a younger man named Kota. She also begins to embezzle money from her clients.
- Based on the novel "Kami no Tsuki" by Mitsuyo Kakuta (published March 15, 2012 by Kadokawa Haruki Corporation).
- Filming began January 27, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan and finished its domestic filming portion on March 12, 2014. Shooting then took place on March 29-30, 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand.
- Related titles:
- Paper Moon | Kami no Tsuki (NHK / 2014)
- Pale Moon | Kami no Tsuki (2014)
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