PG

My Neighbours The Yamadas

Year: 1999

Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family

Duration: 104 mins

Starring:

Director: Isao Takahata

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My Neighbours the Yamadas invites you to join the adventures of the quirky Yamada family brilliantly presented in an unique, visually striking comic-strip style. Takashi Yamada and his wacky wife Matsuko, who has no talent for housework, navigate their way through the ups and downs of work, marriage and family life. Amongst their brood is the sharp-tongued grandmother who lives with them; a teenage son who wishes he had cooler parents; and a pesky daughter whose loud voice is unusual for someone so small. Even the family dog has issues! This film shows us a variety of episodes of their lives with tales that range from the humorous to the heart-breaking, we see this family cope with life's little conflicts, problems and joys in their own way.

This film is available in Japanese with English subtitles or English dubbed. If you set up a screening, let us know which you prefer.