Director: Yôji Yamada
MPAA Rating: N/A
Starring: Matsu Takako, Haru Kuroki
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"The Little House" is based on Kyoko Nakajima's award-winning novel of the same name, published in 2010, which follows the life and loves of a family in Tokyo before and during World War II. Matsu Takako ("Confession") stars as the lady of the house, while her maid is played by Haru Kuroki ("The Great Passage") in her younger years and by long-time Yamada collaborator Chieko Baisho, as an old lady recounting the story.