Comedy Award of Honor Special Screenings of Yoji Yamada

19 September 2016 (Mon/NH) Open14:30/Start15:00 "Otoko wa Tsurai yo" Vol.1
19 September 2016 (Mon/NH) Open10:30/Start11:00 "Nagasaki:Memories of My Son"
Kaminari 5656 Kaikan Tokiwa Hall MAP

Comedy Award of Honor Special Screenings of Yoji Yamadaの画像


Comedy Award of Honor commends those who give joy to people through “laughter.” This year, the award goes to Director Yoji Yamamoto, who has released numerous masterpieces and led the Japanese film community. Director Yoji Yamamoto continues to depict the everyday life of ordinary people and the foolishness and the preciousness of human beings through laughter.

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"Otoko wa Tsurai yo" Vol.1
(1969/Japan/91min./Distributed by SHOCHIKU)
Director:Yoji Yamada
Cast: Kiyoshi Atsumi, Chieko Baisho, Shin Morikawa

Torajiro Kuruma returned to his hometown, for the first time in 20 years since he left home when he was in junior high school. This was because he heard that his parents had died. He is greatly impressed when he sees Sakura who grew into a beautiful young woman. He joins her marriage meeting, but the marriage proposal is withdrawn on account of his ungentlemanly manner.

HostToshiaki Sato

GuestMari Okamoto,Gajiro Sato,Masayasu Kitayama 

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Otoko wa Tsurai yo Vol.1の写真
© 1969 松竹株式会社

"Nagasaki:Memories of My Son"
(2015/Japan/130min./Distributed by SHOCHIKU)
Director:Yoji Yamada
Cast: Sayuri Yoshinaga, Kazunari Ninomiya

Yoji Yamada has cinematized an uncompleted story written by Hisashi Inoue. It was written to be a pair with his own drama set in Hiroshima called “The Face of Jizo”. Nobuko was working as a midwife and suddenly her son Koji, who supposedly died 3 years ago from the atomic bomb, shows up in front of her. Koji visits Nobuko often and talks about the good old days, and about his girlfriend Machiko.

HostToshiaki Sato

GuestMaya Inoue

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Nagasaki:Memories of My Son の写真
© 2015「母と暮せば」製作委員会