Masato Harada's drama film Chronicle of My Mother わが母の記 (Waga haha no ki) Bluray, Based on the auto-biographical novel "Chronicle of My Mother" by Yasushi Inoue (published 1977). takes place in Shizuoka, Japan.
"Chronicles Of My Mother" recounts the relationship of an author (Koji Yakusho) and his elderly parents. The author has a strained relationship with his father and his mother's (Kirin Kiki) memory grows weaker by the day. A reconciliation is attempted by the son.