Laconic / MOTHER
Video Game: An extremely quirky auteur-driven JRPG trilogy created by Shigesato Itoi. Released only in Japan, except for the second game and a years-later emulated rerelease of the first game. Film: A man with severe amnesia is accused of murdering a girl in his neighbourhood. His mother looks for the real culprit to clear his name and discovers the tragedy of the victimís life.