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2014

Zakurozaka no adauchi

Snow On The Blades

柘榴坂の仇討

(c)2014 "SNOW ON THE BLADES" Film Partners

(c)2014 "SNOW ON THE BLADES" Film Partners

(c)2014 "SNOW ON THE BLADES" Film Partners

(c)2014 "SNOW ON THE BLADES" Film Partners

Release Date
September, 20th, 2014
Running Time
119 min
Genre
Drama , Historical , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP,HDCAM,Blu-ray,DVD
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP,HDCAM,Blu-ray,DVD)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

"SNOW ON THE BLADES" Film Partners

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

SHOCHIKU

[ Story ]

Director Wakamatsu Setsuro, who won Best Film at the 33rd Japanese Academy Awards for The Unbroken, adapts Asada Jiro's short story about a samurai at the mercy of changing times. The splendid cast includes Nakai Kiichi, Abe Hiroshi, Hirosue Ryoko and Nakamura Kichiemon.
Shimura Kingo (Nakai) witnesses the assassination of his master Ii Naosuke (Nakamura), and is ordered to exact revenge. Thirteen years later, Kingo at last finds his sworn enemy Sabashi Jubei (Abe), but on that very same day the Meiji government bans retribution…

[ Official Site ]

http://zakurozaka.com

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2014 Hawaii International Film Festival
2014 Japanese Film Festival in Australia

[ Contact (International) ]

SHOCHIKU CO., LTD.
13F, Togeki Bldg., 4-1-1 Tsukiji, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-8422
Attn: SATO Kiwamu
tel: +81-3-5550-1623
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E-mail: ibd@shochiku.co.jp
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