About

This film features a large extended family (and associates) even more extensive than the one portrayed by Ozu in "End of Summer". The central character is Setsuko Hara -- a poised middle-aged woman, whose wealthy (and prestigious) husband dies at the outset of the action, leaving her widowed but holding the proceeds of a million yen insurance policy. Being childless, her former in-laws have no obj...

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Directed by

Mikio Naruse

Written by

Toshirô Ide (Writer)
Zenzô Matsuyama (Writer)

Runtime

123 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

widow family business insurance policy