Cutie and The Boxer
Noriko and Ushio Shinohara, the subjects of a new documentary film, have been locked in marriage and a kind of creative combat for four decades.
“It is a story of survival,” she says. “Love and hate is so close. If I was with him as a friend, maybe I’d be happier.”
And as Mr. Shinohara put it, “It’s practical — it’s like living with your enemy.”