About

Noriko, still single at the advanced age of 28, lives contentedly in an extended family household that includes her parents and her brother's family. An uncle's visit prompts the family to find her a husband.

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Directed by

Yasujirō Ozu

Written by

Yasujirō Ozu (Screenplay)
Kōgo Noda (Screenplay)

Runtime

135 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

Keywords

family relationships tokyo, japan post world war ii marriage proposal post war japan matchmaking family issues unmarried woman

Lists

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