Two sisters, one a dancer and the other a script supervisor at a big movie studio, become embroiled in union activities when a strike is called in sympathy with striking railroad workers, ... See full summary »
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Susumu Fujita ...
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Kenji Susukida ...
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Seizo Hori, Chauffeur
Chieko Takehisa ...
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Theatre manager
Yônosuke Toba ...
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Masao Shimizu ...
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Hyô Kitazawa ...
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Kenzô Asada ...
Kume
Ichirô Chiba ...
Matsui, Light Man
Sumie Tsubaki ...
Chiyoko Hori, Chauffeur's Wife
Sayuri Tanima ...
Shizumi, Dancing girl
Sachiko Mitani ...
Haruko, Dancing girl
Itoko Kôno ...
Fumie, Actress
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Two sisters, one a dancer and the other a script supervisor at a big movie studio, become embroiled in union activities when a strike is called in sympathy with striking railroad workers, one of whom boards with the sisters and their parents. The girls' father argues with them about their strike, but finds his views changing when he himself loses his job. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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2 May 1946 (Japan)  »

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Ceux qui bâtissent l'avenir  »

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Co-director Akira Kurosawa was forced by Toho studios to participate in this film's production, but disliked having to do so and never included it in his credits. See more »

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