: Homeless Chugakusei, Hômuresu chûgakusei
Toshiie Tomita, Hisashi Usui, Yoshihiko Taneda, Sigeji Maeda
Noriko Goto, Tomoyuki Furumaya
Yuko Tanaka, Teppei Koike
Based on the instant best-seller autobiography (sold over one million copies only two months after publication) by Hiroshi Tamura from the comedian duo ”Kirin”, the film depicts of a boy’s adolescent life, filled with love and warmth, tears and laughter, suddenly prompted by an unpredictable incident. Hiroshi, an 8th grader, comes home to find his home seized. Yet, naturally the family breaks up in accordance to his father’s only word, “Everybody dismissed!”. From that day on, separated from his brother and sister, homeless Hiroshi struggles to live at a nearby park, unexpectedly discovering all the love that surrounds him.