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Films By Juzo Itami

In contemporary Japan, away from cities and concrete buildings, the Shinkichi Amamiya is spending a quiet and serene life with his wife Kikue at their son-in-law's summer house. ... His son-in-law Wabisuke Inoue and wife Chizuko, both actors, are shooting a commercial movie, when they are told that ... Read more
This debut feature from actor and essayist Juzo Itami has been universally acclaimed for its confident and sensitive satire on Japanese rituals and customs. ... Set in contemporary Japan, the film chronicles the chaos that besets a family over the three days following the death of the somewhat ... Read more
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