Film details

Alternative titles

  • DESERT MOON Alternative


Nagai is widely regarded as a successful businessman, but he feels trapped and the longed for goal now seems like a desert before him. To make matters worse, his wife and daughter have left him. He would like to find them but does not know how. Akira chooses to drink away life's complexities; she has lost faith in her husband and all that he represents. She decides to return with her daughter to the peaceful countryside of her childhood. Little do Nagai and Akira know, but their precarious relationship will soon be transformed by a complete stranger... Keechie has been hardened by life on the streets and will do anything for money.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top