About

For Apart from You, Mikio Naruse turned his camera on the lives of working women, which he would continue to do throughout his long career. In this gently devastating drama, a critical breakthrough for the director, he contrasts the life of an aging geisha, whose angry teenage son is ashamed of her profession, with that of her youthful counterpart, a lovely young girl resentful of her family for f...

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Directed by

Mikio Naruse

Written by

Mikio Naruse (Screenplay)

Runtime

61 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

silent film family geisha teenage son resentment shame