Under the Radar: Yoko Yamanaka’s “Amiko” Is A Raw Coming-of-Age Story

Under the Radar: Yoko Yamanaka’s “Amiko” Is A Raw Coming-of-Age Story

High schooler Amiko (Aira Sunohara) is in love. The object of her affections is Aomi (Hiroto Oshita), a cool, counterculture guy with whom she bonds over their shared love of Radiohead. Despite his lack of desire to reconnect after this initial meeting, Amiko’s crush remains. Upon hearing that Aomi is moving from Nagano to Tokyo...