Directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. With Masaharu Fukuyama, KÃ´ji Yakusho, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Mikako Ichikawa. Misumi has a criminal record dating back many years and is now under the spotlight again. It looks like an open and shut case, for Misumi has confessed to the new charge. Enter prominent lawyer Shigemori, who harbours other ideas, which could mean the difference between life and death.