A comic book artist named Asako finds it difficult to work when her cat Saba suddenly dies. However, with the help of a new kitten that shows up named Gou-Gou, she's able to get over the loss of Saba and eventually feel inspired to continue her comic book work. When Asako gets the horrible news that she's been diagnosed with cancer, she is devastated at first, but soon finds some new perspective on life and death.
Released in United States October 2008
Shown at Pusan International Film Festival (Window on Asian Cinema) October 2-10, 2008.
Based on the comic "Gou-Gou datte neko dearu" created by Yumiko Oshima.
Released in United States October 2008 (Shown at Pusan International Film Festival (Window on Asian Cinema) October 2-10, 2008.)