Prepare to be moved by this real-life story based on a family's triumphs and struggles during wartime Japan. "Kabei: Our Mother" (2008) follows the life of a mother and her family living in Tokyo in the 1940s and on into World War II. When her husband isaccused of being a communist and arrested, she must work day in and day out to provide for her two daughters. Though helped by her sisters-in-law, it's truly the love she has for her family that keeps them afloat during times of war. This drama truly demonstrates the power of strength and the bond of family.