Films & Other Videos
Films with: Naniwa, Chieko
- Chikamatsu monogatari A story from Chikamatsu /
- "An exquisitely moving tale of forbidden love struggling to survive in the face of persecution. Based on a classic of eighteenth-century Japanese drama, the film traces the injustices that befall a Kyoto scroll maker's wife and his apprentice after each is unfairly accused of wrongdoing. Bound by fate in an illicit, star-crossed romance, they go on the run in search of refuge from the punishment prescribed them: death"--Container.
- DVD 12867
- Higanbana Equinox flower /
- In Ozu's first color film, a stubborn businessman with traditional views is faced with a modern-minded daughter and her nontraditional fiance.
- DVD 12790
- Kohayagawake no aki The end of summer /
- A story examining the lives of three sisters who are dismayed to see their aging father let his business falter while he enjoys a second childhood with his former mistress.
- DVD 12792