Where’s Mom? Hirokazu Kore-eda’s Nobody Knows

Reivew of Nobody Knows, Directed by Hirokazu Kore-edaBy CHRISTIAN HAMAKERThere are four of them, plus mom—for a while. She’s just moved the family into a new apartment. The kids love mom, even when she implies they might be to blame for the family’s wanderings. One young child made too much noise at their previous residence, or so mom says. It’s the child’s fault that the family has been uprooted. Or is it?Nobody Knows, the acclaimed 2004 film from Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda, isn’t … [Read more...]