In the pictures "To be born, I was born ..." and "only son" dramatic tension was connected with a sense of bitterness and a sense of the impossibility for men to take their rightful position in society, which led to the stigmatization of children and mothers. Home for them was the source of the traditional sense of justice, and the worse the society becomes, the stronger was the family. However, in the movie "Brother and sister Toda" Ozu dramatically changed the traditional interpretation: here's younger brother, having taken a sip of fresh air of a new social order, returns home to brand painful, stagnant atmosphere seme.Eta change in the views of Ozu seen in the film "Was my father ". The only son after a long time with his father finally expressed to him his desire to settle in the same area, but meets only retort: ??"not even thought about it, you can not put a job or business according to their own desires. Consider what your occupation is sent to you by God, and commit yourself to it. " It is obvious that society is now - is criticism. If someone is not satisfied, it must be attributed to his own excessive ambitions and the situation should be corrected by himself or within his family.