About the film
culture clash biography
Release Date: November 20, 2010
|Slogan||:||«A mother's courage and a clash of cultures inspire the artist that transcends both»|
|Production Companies||:||Hyde Park Films, Essen Communications|
|Producers||:||Ashok Amritraj, Patrick Aiello, Hisako Matsui, Joyce Jun|
|Writers||:||David Wiener, Hisako Matsui, Masayo Duus|
In the lush tradition of the glorious films of Merchant and Ivory, comes the true life story of Leonie Gilmour (Emily Mortimer), whose life crossed continents, wars and cultures, embodied with courage and passion in search of art and freedom. A tender and inspiring story of a remarkable woman who nurtures the amazing artistic talent of her son who has only one way to succeed and one person to guide him, as he grows into the world renown artist, Isamu Noguchi.