Kiichi Nakajima (Toshir? Mifune), an elderly foundry owner convinced that Japan will be affected by an imminent nuclear war, resolves to move his family to safety in Brazil. His family decides to have him ruled incompetent and Dr. Harada (Takashi Shimura), a Domestic Court counselor, attempts to arbitrate.
Also known as:
I Live in Fear, I Live In Fear: Record of a Living Being, Record of a Living Being, What the Birds Knew