Doris Dörrie is a prolific German film director, producer and author, known for Cherry Blossoms
(2002) and Nobody Loves Me
(1994). In addition to her film career, Dörrie has published several novels, short story collections and children's books, and also staged and directed a number of operas. Her stories tell of the ups and downs of life, of the vagaries of love and of growing older and old whilst always maintaining an authentic view of reality and expressing enormous sympathy. Fukushima Mon Amour
is her latest film.