• Japan Now
  • Muses of Japanese Cinema
Director: Yang Yonghi
  • Drama
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Schedule & Ticket
10/29 14:40- (100min)
  • Q&A
Guest (tentative): Q&A: Yang Yonghi (Director), Sakura Ando (Actress)
Tickets ¥1300,
Student Tickets ¥1000
Student Tickets at the Door ¥500 Available from 0:00
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After 25 years, a woman’s brother returns from North Korea, which their father believed to be paradise.
Director Yang Yonghi

Staff Screenplay/Director : Yang Yonghi
Planning/Executive Producer : Mitsunobu Kawamura
Producer : Junko Sato
Producer : Michio Koshikawa
Music : Taro Iwashiro
Cinematographer : Yoshihisa Toda
Lighting : Hiroshi Yamamoto
Sound Designer : Nobuyuki Kikuchi
Production Designer : Tomoyuki Maruo
Costume : Masae Miyamoto
Editor : Takashige Kikui
Cast Sakura Ando
Arata Iura
Yang Ik-june
Kotomi Kyono
Tatsushi Omori
Jun Murakami
Taro Suwa
Yoshiko Miyazaki
Masane Tsukayama
100min. Color Japanese, Korean | 2011 Japan | Distributor in Japan: Star Sands,Inc.
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