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Asu o tsukuru hitobito (1946)

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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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Susumu Fujita Susumu Fujita ... Fujita
Hideko Takamine ... Takamine
Kenji Susukida Kenji Susukida ... Gintaro Okamoto, Father
Masayuki Mori ... Seizo Hori, Chauffeur
Chieko Takehisa Chieko Takehisa ... Kin Okamoto, Mother
Takashi Shimura ... Theatre manager
Yônosuke Toba Yônosuke Toba ... Okamoto's colleague
Masao Shimizu Masao Shimizu ... Section chief
Hyô Kitazawa Hyô Kitazawa ... Director
Kenzô Asada Kenzô Asada ... Kume
Ichirô Chiba Ichirô Chiba ... Matsui, Light Man
Sumie Tsubaki Sumie Tsubaki ... Chiyoko Hori, Chauffeur's Wife
Sayuri Tanima Sayuri Tanima ... Shizumi, Dancing girl
Sachiko Mitani Sachiko Mitani ... Haruko, Dancing girl
Itoko Kôno Itoko Kôno ... Fumie, Actress
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Storyline

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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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

2 May 1946 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Anha ke farda ra misazand See more »

Filming Locations:

Toho Studios, Tokyo, Japan

Company Credits

Production Co:

Toho Company See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

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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