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1959

Nangoku tosa o ato ni shite

Farewell to Southern Tosa

南国土佐を後にして

Release Date
August, 2nd, 1959
Running Time
78 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
-
Screen Size
Cinema Scope (1:2.35)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

NIKKATSU

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

NIKKATSU

[ Story ]

Returning to his native village he finds that Harue, who has been waiting for him, is now claimed by the local boss to whom the girl's deceased father owed money.
Joji tries hard to pay Harue's debts but people are not sympathetic with a former convict.
He goes back to dice and swindling. He wins. But Harue's promise to wait for him until he has expiated his crime is always in his mind. He surrenders to the law, and Harue watches his forlorn figure as he walks towards his fate in the early morning light.

【Quoted from the database of Nikkatsu Corporation】
【Quoted from Unijapan Film Quarterly 1959.2.4】

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