Reading Japan - Departure : Part 2
The ravages of a global financial crisis take their toll on the company where Koichi works. He’s faced with transferring to a subsidiary or taking early retirement from the firm where he’s spent his entire career. Meanwhile, at home, he needs to figure out what to do about his son, who is broke and unemployed. He previously spurned his son as a “loser,” but now he faces unemployment himself and wonders how to face his son. What’s going to happen with the family dynamics in Koichi’s household?