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Ikitai (1999)

A modern adaptation of Narayamabushi-ko, The Ballad of Narayama.

Director:

Kaneto Shindô

Writer:

Kaneto Shindô
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rentarô Mikuni Rentarô Mikuni ... Yasukichi
Shinobu Ôtake Shinobu Ôtake ... Tokuko, Yasukichi's first daughter
Akira Emoto Akira Emoto ... Doctor
Hideko Yoshida Hideko Yoshida ... Old woman at village
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eimei Esumi Eimei Esumi ... Villager
Hideo Kanze Hideo Kanze ... Director of a hospital
Rinko Kikuchi
Yoshiko Miyazaki ... Tomoko
Yôko Nakajima Yôko Nakajima
Masayuki Shionoya
Masahiko Tsugawa Masahiko Tsugawa ... Village chief
Shun Ueda Shun Ueda ... Old Man
Tokuko Watanabe Tokuko Watanabe ... Village chief's lover
Naoko Ôtani ... Yasukichi's lover
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A modern adaptation of Narayamabushi-ko, The Ballad of Narayama.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

15 January 1999 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Will to Live See more »

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Production Co:

Kindai Eiga Kyokai See more »
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