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2013

Asahi no ataru ie

The House of Rising Sun

朝日のあたる家

(c)”The House of Rising Sun”

(c)”The House of Rising Sun”

(c)”The House of Rising Sun”

(c)”The House of Rising Sun”

Release Date
September, 28th, 2013
Running Time
118 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
Blu-ray
Subtitle
English

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

Aozora Eiga Sya

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Shibuya Production

[ Story ]

Drama about a family's transformation after encountering a nuclear accident. Strawberry Fields director Ota Takafumi completed this film over an eighteen-month period, with all of the production expenses covered through donations. Appearance by Yamamoto Taro, the actor-turned-politician who opposes nuclear power.
Shizuoka Prefecture, Kosai City. A beautiful town surrounded by nature. The Hirata family lives in town, and are an ordinary family like you'd find anywhere in Japan. The eldest daughter Akane didn't like the town. Then, a big earthquake happened. The nuclear power plant melts down, and an evacuation is ordered. Things turn out like they did in Fukushima, and Akane's family find themselves swept into a huge whirlpool of sorrow…

[ Official Site ]

http://asahinoataruie.jp

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

Japan Film Festival 2013

[ Contact (International) ]

Shibuya Production
#708, 12-3 Udagawa-cho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-0042
Rep: KOBAYASHI Ryoji
tel: +81 3 5728 4080
fax: +81 3 5728 4081
http://www.shibuyapro.net

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