In 1945, a year after Chiyo's father dies in the war, she expects him to come back during O-Bon, the Japanese festival of the dead. When he does not return, this 4 year-old girl runs off ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
Miyu Tanaka ...
Chiyo
Hiromasa Takagi ...
Chiyo's Daddy
Jyunko Kimoto ...
Chiyo's Mom
Tokuko Miura ...
Chiyo's Grandmother
Kazu Koide ...
Geisha
Ryojyun Takemura ...
Monk
Satoru Saitô ...
Samurai
Kai Atô ...
The Lotus God (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yusuke Iwagoe ...
Chiyo's young brother
Junko Kimoto
Tomoko Matano ...
Passenger
Tokuro Miura
Yuka Nakatani ...
Passenger
Ryojun Takemura ...
Monk
Kihachiro Yamamoto
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In 1945, a year after Chiyo's father dies in the war, she expects him to come back during O-Bon, the Japanese festival of the dead. When he does not return, this 4 year-old girl runs off into the night, meeting a Monk with no ears, a crying Geisha at the cemetery, a Samurai ghost & The Lotus God... Will she reunite with her father? Written by JPA

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Short | Family | Fantasy | War

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24 August 2006 (USA)  »

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$80,000 (estimated)
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Chiyo was short-listed for the 79th Academy Awards in 2007. See more »

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