Mango and the Red Wheelchair

93 minutes
No. 11111-2-000351

Starring former AKB48 member Sayaka Akimoto and NAOKI of EXILE. Living with disabilities can be challenging. This film is about a young lady struggling with the barriers and how the experiences change her perspective on the meaning of life.


Life of a 23-year-old nurse, Ayaka is drastically changed because of an accident. She is diagnosed with a spinal cord injury and cannot walk anymore. While she is in the hospital, she has a difficult time with her condition and cannot stop complaining to those around her. She finds solace and comfort by communicating with her grandmother and other people who use wheelchairs. Her greatest inspiration and source of positivity is Shota (NAOTO) who also uses a wheelchair. He is a vocalist and aims to perform at a concert...

Starring: Sayaka Akimoto ("Tokyo Slaves","Biku")
              NAOTO (EXILE)
         Yoshiko Mita ("Doctor X", "Sea Cat")


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