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Director:
Writers:
Hideo Oguni (writer)
Rinzo Shiina (novel)
Release Date:
5 March 1953 (Japan) See more »
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Awards:
4 wins See more »
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Cast

  (in credits order)

Directed by
Heinosuke Gosho 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Hideo Oguni  writer
Rinzo Shiina  novel

Produced by
Yoshishige Uchiyama .... producer
 
Original Music by
Yasushi Akutagawa 
 
Cinematography by
Mitsuo Miura 
 
Film Editing by
Shin Osada 
 
Art Direction by
Tomoo Shimogawara 
 
Production Management
Shintarô Kawasaki .... executive in charge of production
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Akira Miwa .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Yûji Dôgen .... sound
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Aizô Kôno .... gaffer
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Entotsu no mieru basho" - Japan (original title)
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Runtime:
108 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
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Referenced in 100 Years of Japanese Cinema (1995) (TV)See more »

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1 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Great stuff, 18 March 2003
Author: rufasff from Los Angeles Ca

Another strong postwar melodrama of hard, hard times in Japan. This one, however, has the heartbreak undercut with a certain hopefulness and humor. A little uneven at times, and the character who starts out as the storyteller falls into the background. Still, if you get a chance to see this(it's not on video or DVD) jump at it. Nine out of ten.





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