Okamura and four close friends regularly meet at a group for wine aficionados. They share the belief that Japanese grapes are less flavourful than French grapes and so bear an inferior wine. When they encounter Japanese-made Kikyogahara Merlot and its maker Usuke Asai, their lives are changed. Dropping their jobs and renting farmland they pledge to follow Usuke-san and his philosophy of wine-making, and life. A warm, inspirational tale for wine-lovers a teetotallers alike. 102 min
Starring: Dai Watanabe, Masayuki Deai, Yuka Takeshima, Kenta Uchino, Isao Hashizume, Satoshi Judai, Shogo Shimizu, Reiko Tajima, Yumi Adachi
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