Hadaka no shima (Naked Island)
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Hadaka no shima (Naked Island)
A family of four leads an extremely hard life as the only inhabitants of a very small Japanese island in the Setonaikai archipelago.

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Graceful goodbyes are said, then life moves on. The characters' urge for survival wins out, even if you're left shattered."
‑ David Fear, Time Out New York
"The Naked Island borders on kitsch. Still, once seen it is not easily forgotten-the myth of Sisyphus transposed to Tahiti."
‑ J. Hoberman, Village Voice
"'The Island/Hadaka no shima' could be depressing were it not for stark poetry of conception and realization by cinematographer Kiyomi Kuroda."
‑ Donald J. Levit, ReelTalk Movie Reviews
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