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2005

Mata no Hi no Chika

MANY FACES OF CHIKA

またの日の知華

Release Date
January, 15th, 2005
Running Time
114 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
35mm

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

Shisso Production

[ Story ]

Renowned documentary filmmaker of Yuki Yuki Te Shingun (The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On) and Zenshin Shosetsuka, Hara Kazuo, makes his feature film debut with this story of a woman's life and her relationships. Four actresses play the part of the main character Chika, as we see her through the eyes of four different men.
Chika, a physical education teacher at a Junior High School, is happily married to her childhood friend Yoshio, until Yoshio is hospitalized with tuberculosis. Chika returns to her hometown and starts an affair with a new teacher, Kazuya. Meanwhile, Yoshio is released from the hospital. Chika abandons both men and goes to Tokyo. There, she meets a former student who falls in love with her. Chika gets work in a bar in the suburbs. She starts another relationship with a rootless man named Segawa and spends all of his money. Segawa takes Chika to an island called Tobishima and kills her.

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2nd CJ Asian Independent Film Festival

[ Contact (International) ]

Shisso Production, Inc.
#202, 1-15-16 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0022
tel: +81-3-3350-7812
fax: +81-3-5360-1669
E-mail: shisso2010@gmail.com

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