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2009 — 45th Chicago International Film Festival

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Nishikawa, Miwa

Dear Doctor Dear Doctor

Lies told in the name of love and compassion are the focus of this beautiful psychological drama about a country doctor whose good intentions outstrip his honesty. Universally beloved by his community for his kindness and diligence, he abruptly leaves town one day, throwing it into turmoil. Astonishing secrets about his background soon surface, and the villagers must come to terms with this new knowledge of the man they so admire.

Japanese with subtitles, 127 minutes

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