Special 30th : Exquisite Corpse

The End of Summer

Kohayagawa-ke no aki

1960
Japan
1h43
Fiction
Col.
Japanese with french subtitles

A film chosen by Jean-Claude Rousseau

The family of an older man who runs a small sake brewery become concerned with his finances and his health after they discover him visiting an old mistress from his youth.

Cast
Ganjiro Nakamura, Setsuko Hara, Yoko Tsukasa, Michiyo Aratama, Keiju Kobayashi
Screenplay
Yasujiro Ozu, Kogo Noda
Photography
Asakazu Nakai
Music
Toshiro Mayuzumi
Editing
Koichi Iwashita
Production
Toho

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