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“Kumiko"made an auspicious showing in the best films shot in Minnesota over many years. Huge photo of the lovely star. and noteworthy commentary: “Melancholy gem” StarTribune 5/14/20
Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter’ (2014)
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Rinko Kikuchi in "Kumiko, The Treasure Hunter."
“Fargo” is the gift that keeps on giving, pop-culture-wise. Not only did it inspire three seasons of the same-named TV series, with a fourth on the way, but it spawned this melancholy gem. Based on a true story (maybe? see above), it’s the work of another pair of brothers, David and Nathan Zellner, about a Japanese woman who, believing “Fargo” was factual, went on an ill-fated search for Steve Buscemi’s buried money.