A 2018 Japanese drama film, Shoplifters, comes to Bahrain Cinema Club in Juffair tonight at 7pm.
The storyline follows Osamu, his wife and son who come across a little girl in the freezing cold after one of their shoplifting sessions.
At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces.
Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them.
The film won the Golden Palm Award at the Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for the Academy Award, the Golden Globe Award and the Bafta Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
Call 39682323 for details.