Sunflower Girl (1953)

Himawari musume (original title)
Young Setsuko Fujino begins a new job at Tokyo Chemical Company. She likes her boss, Ippei Hitachi, and enjoys serving him tea, despite the fact that her fellow workers think the women ... See full summary »

Director:

Yasuki Chiba

Writers:

Keita Genji (story), Kimiyuki Hasegawa

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Toshirô Mifune ... Ippei Hitachi
Ineko Arima ... Setsuko Fujino
Hajime Izu Hajime Izu ... Ryosuke Tanabe
Mayuri Mokushô Mayuri Mokushô ... Toshiko Shiimura
Sumiko Abe Sumiko Abe ... Eiko Ishii
Keiko Sawamura Keiko Sawamura ... Mikiko Iida
Masao Shimizu Masao Shimizu ... Setsuko's father
Sachiko Murase ... Setsuko's mother
Daisuke Inoue Daisuke Inoue ... Setsuko's brother
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Storyline

Young Setsuko Fujino begins a new job at Tokyo Chemical Company. She likes her boss, Ippei Hitachi, and enjoys serving him tea, despite the fact that her fellow workers think the women employees should not have to act in such a servile manner. When the women go on strike over the issue, Setsuko finds herself caught in the middle. When the heir to the company, Ryosuke Tanabe, proposes marriage to Setsuko, she is honored, but realizes that her real affection is for Hitachi. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Genres:

Comedy

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Details

Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

26 March 1953 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Love in a Teacup See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Toho Company See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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