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2012

Sono yoru no samurai

The Samurai That Night

その夜の侍

(c)2012 Sonoyoru no Samurai Production Committee

(c)2012 Sonoyoru no Samurai Production Committee

(c)2012 Sonoyoru no Samurai Production Committee

(c)2012 Sonoyoru no Samurai Production Committee

Release Date
November, 17th, 2012
Running Time
119 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
35mm,HDCAM (English subtitles)
Subtitle
English, 35mm

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

PHANTOM FILM, KING RECORDS, TV MAN UNION, COMRADE, IMAGICA

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

PHANTOM FILM

[ Production Studio ]

TV MAN UNION

[ Story ]

A suspenseful drama from Akahori Masaaki, playwright for popular theater troupe THE SHAMPOO HAT, who adapted his own play that was nominated for the 52nd Kishida Kunio Drama Award. It uses a unique storytelling style to depict a man's descent into madness after a hit-and-run incident.
Middle-aged Nakamura (Sakai Masato), manager of a small steelworks, has lived in a state of depression since the loss of his beloved wife in a hit-and-run. On the night of the 5th anniversary of her death, he vows to take revenge and confronts Kijima (Yamada Takayuki), the man who killed her, after he is released from prison.

[ Official Site ]

http://sonoyorunosamurai.com

[ Premiere ]

World Premiere: Montreal World Film Festival

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2012 Montreal World Film Festival, First Films World Competition
2012 BFI London Film Festival, First Feature Competition

[ Contact (International) ]

Phantom Film Co., Ltd.
International Sales

3F, Yoyogi Community Bldg., 1-11-2 Yoyogi, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-0053
Attn: HATANO Rie
tel: +81 3 6276 4035
fax: +81 3 6276 4036
E-mail: hatano@phantom-film.com
http://www.phantom-film.com

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