About

Documentary filmmaker Genya Tachibana has tracked down the legendary actress Chiyoko Fujiwara, who mysteriously vanished at the height of her career. When he presents her with a key she had lost and thought was gone forever, the filmmaker could not have imagined that it would not only unlock the long-held secrets of Chiyoko’s life... but also his own.

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Directed by

Satoshi Kon

Written by

Satoshi Kon (Screenplay)
Sadayuki Murai (Screenplay)

Runtime

87 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Tagline

I hate you more than I can bear. And I love you more than I can bear.

Cast

Keywords

anime historical edo period meiji period sengoku period shouwa period

Lists

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