Dawn of a Filmmaker: The Keisuke Kinoshita Story (2013)

Director
Keiichi Hara

Main cast
Ry? Kase; Y?ko Tanaka; Y?suke Santamaria; Aoi Miyazaki; Gaku Hamada

Genres
Drama

Description
Keisuke Kinoshita sits easily alongside Ozu, Kurosawa and Naruse as one of Japan’s most respected legends of cinema. Made to commemorate the centenary of Kinoshita’s birth, this biographical drama chronicles formative hardships and personal encounters to provide a rare glimpse into the life of one of Japan’s most acclaimed screen directors. Includes archival footage from 49 of the films he produced during his career at Shochiku.


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