From Tokyo, Hiroshima and New York, this film is a journey into the previously unknown past of Jimmy Mirikitani. It reveals significant details about Jimmy's life prior to the filming of THE CATS OF MIRIKITANI in 2001.
After THE CATS OF MIRIKITANI began screening, people who knew Jimmy came forward, and many new facts came to light. The anecdotes they share, while often comical, provide deep insights into Jimmy. This film is a small companion piece to THE CATS OF MIRIKITANI following that film’s ten-year anniversary. It is also a memorial film for Jimmy who passed away in 2012.