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2017

Akai tasuki Tomioka seishijo monogatari

Cocooning

紅い襷~富岡製糸場物語~

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

(c)2017 Tomioka City/Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners

Release Date
December, 2nd, 2017
Running Time
100 min
Genre
Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP, Blu-ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

Tomioka City

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

PAL Entertainments Production

[ Production Studio ]

NHK ENTERPRISES, PAL Entertainments Production

[ Story ]

A drama focusing on the World Heritage Site, Tomioka Silk Mill, and the dawn of Japan's silk industry legacy. Set in Gunma Prefecture during the early Meiji Era, the film depicts efforts of young women who supported the modernization of Japan.
In the sixth year of the Meiji Era, Yokota Ei (Mizushima Yu), the daughter of the mayor of Nagano Prefecture's Matsushiro Ward, sways her resistant father and joins the Tomioka Silk Mill as a factory girl. These women dream of learning technical skills, advancing to become first-class factory girls who wear a red sash cord to bind up their kimono sleeves, and returning to their hometowns. However, the rigid training of the French teacher and the hardships of silk manufacturing seem endless.

[ Official Site ]

https://akaitasuki.com

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2017 Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival

[ Contact (International) ]

Tomioka Silk Mill Film Partners
PAL Entertainments Production

E-mail: pal@pal-ep.com

Information provided by VIPO

[ Licensing contact ]

Screen Presentation
PAL Entertainments Production   Attn: Chie Yamada
tel:
E-mail: pal@pal-ep.com
http://www.pal-ep.com
Use
PAL Entertainments Production   Attn: Chie Yamada
tel:
E-mail: pal@pal-ep.com
http://www.pal-ep.com