In Take 2 we've asked some of our favourite friends across our film and creative communities to pick a film that’s available to watch online (on free or paid services) and tell us in two minutes or less what they love about it.

In this edition Susan Bui, programmer for the Japanese Film Festival shares her film recommendation here. See below for details about the film and which streaming services to watch it on.

 

Departures

Daigo, a depressed and unemployed cellist, inadvertently finds himself after he takes a job preparing the dead for funerals.

2008 | 83 min | Japan

Director: Yōjirō Takita

Language: Japanese with English subtitles

Rating: M