WIFE OF A SPY
You can watch the film anytime during the festival (June 5th - 27th) however there is 48 hour viewing period after you initially click “play”.
“An absorbing, exotic, well-paced thriller with moments of disconcerting realism and horror”
- Deborah Young, Hollywood Reporter
Set in Kobe in 1940 this intense thriller tells the story of a Japanese actress whose wealthy husband witnesses government-approved atrocities while on a business trip to Manchuria. A mysterious woman who returns with him from the trip is murdered and life-changing consequences await them as the couple plot to smuggle evidence of the incident out of Japan. Meanwhile, the wife’s childhood friend, now a military policeman, is in pursuit.
Winner of 77th Venice Film Festival’s Award for Best Director.
NOTE: THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE FOR VIEWING IN ONTARIO ONLY