Movie: Gips / Love Cinema Vol. 5
Romaji: Gipusu
Japanese: ギプス
Director: Akihiko Shiota
Writer: Rena Horiuchi, Akihiko Shiota
Producer: Reiko Arakawa, Susumu Nakajima
Cinematographer: Kazuhiro Suzuki
Release Date: February 17, 2001
Runtime: 83 min
Studio: Bitters End
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
22-year old secretary Kazuko first bumps into Tamaki on the way back from work. Tamaki is crawling along the sidewalk on crutches at a snail’s pace, and stumbles into the young audiotypist after apparently having trouble with an ill-fitting shoe over her cast. After helping her back to her feet, Kazuko follows Tamaki back to her apartment, the two of them barely exchanging words. Once in Tamaki’s room, Kazuko is dispatched on an errand to fetch some beer… Their game begins…