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Pigs and Battleships
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directed by Shōhei Imamura, 1926-2006; produced by Kano Ôtsuka, fl. 1961; performed by Mishima Masao, 1902-1973, Jitsuko Yoshimura, 1943- and Hiroyuki Nagato, 1934- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1961), 1 hour 48 mins
A dazzling, unruly portrait of postwar Japan, Pigs and Battleships details, with escalating absurdity, the desperate power struggles between small-time gangsters in the port town of Yokosuka. Shot in gorgeously composed, bustling CinemaScope, the film follows a young couple as they try to navigate Yokosuka’s cor...
directed by Shōhei Imamura, 1926-2006; produced by Kano Ôtsuka, fl. 1961; performed by Mishima Masao, 1902-1973, Jitsuko Yoshimura, 1943- and Hiroyuki Nagato, 1934- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1961), 1 hour 48 mins
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Japanese Girls at the Harbor
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directed by Hiroshi Shimizu, 1903-1966; designed by Shibata Tetsuzô, fl. 1929-1943; produced by Shôchiku Eiga; performed by Oikawa Michiko, fl. 1929-1944, Inoue Yukiko, 1915-2012, Egawa Ureo, 1902-1970, Sawa Ranko, 1903-2003 and Aizome Yumeko, fl. 1934-1965 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1933), 1 hour 12 mins
Hiroshi Shimizu's exquisite silent drama, set in the modernizing port town of Yokohama, tells of the humiliating downfall experienced by Sunako (Michiko Oikawa) after jealousy drives her to commit a terrible crime. With its lushly photographed landscapes and innovative visual storytelling, Japanese Girls at the H...
directed by Hiroshi Shimizu, 1903-1966; designed by Shibata Tetsuzô, fl. 1929-1943; produced by Shôchiku Eiga; performed by Oikawa Michiko, fl. 1929-1944, Inoue Yukiko, 1915-2012, Egawa Ureo, 1902-1970, Sawa Ranko, 1903-2003 and Aizome Yumeko, fl. 1934-1965 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1933), 1 hour 12 mins
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