Cinema and History : year 1986

A Promise

Ningen No Yakusoku

Kijû Yoshida

1986
Japan
1h59
Fiction
Col.
Japanese with french subtitles

An old woman has died and her widower with dementia confesses to killing her. After this, the story goes back in time to show the events leading up to her death.

Screening presented by Mathieu Capel.

Cast
Rentarô Mikuni, Sachiko Murase, Chûchirô Kawarasaki, Kôichi Satô, Orie Satô
Screenplay
Kijû Yoshida, Fukiko Miyauchi d'après le roman de Shuichi Sae
Photography
Yoshihiro Yamazaki
Music
Haruomi Hosono
Editing
Akira Suzuki
Production
TV Asahi, Seibu Company Ltd., Kinema Tokyo Ltd.

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