Film – Tokyo Godfathers (2003)

Directed by Satoshi Kon and Shôgo Furuya (92 minutes). Middle-aged alcoholic Gin (Tôru Emori), teenage runaway Miyuki (Aya Okamoto) and former drag queen Hana (Yoshiaki Umegaki) are a trio of homeless friends surviving on the streets of Tokyo as a makeshift family. While rummaging in the trash for food on Christmas Eve, they stumble upon an abandoned newborn baby. With only a handful of clues to the baby’s identity, the three misfits search the streets of Tokyo in an attempt to return the baby to its parents.

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