Everything you need to know about Athlete (Opens Sept 25)
Here’s everything we need to know about the upcoming romance film Athlete which stars Joe Nakamura and Yohdi Kondo. The film is also directed by Takamasa Oe.
Kohei, a former competitive swimmer, lives an ordinary life with his wife and high school daughter, but one day, his wife suddenly asks him for a divorce. He then has a fateful encounter with a beautiful boy named Yutaka. Yutaka dreams of becoming an animator while working as an online chat boy. At the same time, he is struggling to tell his father that he is gay. They are both confused but eventually become attracted to each other. Then, they have sex. One day they make love, and the next day they hurt each other. Through these emotional ups and downs, their relationship grows deeper and deeper.
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