True Mothers (2020)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Family Drama  |   Release Date - Jan 29, 2021 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 140 min.  |   Countries - Japan   |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Synopsis by Augustine Chay

Hiromi Nagasaku, Arata Iura, Aju Makita, and Miyoko Asada star in director Naomi Kawase’s adoption drama. A middle-class Japanese couple is confronted by the birth mother of their adopted son — six years after he became a part of their family. They suspect that the young woman is an impostor, but she is determined to claim her biological child.

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biological-family [vs. adoptive], child-care, emotional-problems, motherhood, parent/child-relationship