About

The Kohayakawa family is thrown into distress when childlike father Manbei takes up with his old mistress, in one of Ozu’s most deftly modulated blendings of comedy and tragedy.

8.0
13
Directed by

Yasujirō Ozu

Written by

Yasujirō Ozu (Screenplay)
Kōgo Noda (Screenplay)

Runtime

103 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

family relationships kyoto japan sake brewery

Lists

#829 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?