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2018

Kukai Utsukushiki ohi no nazo

Legend of the Demon Cat

空海―KU-KAI― 美しき王妃の謎

(c)2017 New Classic Media, Kadokawa Corporation, Emperor Motion Pictures, Shengkai Film

(c)2017 New Classic Media, Kadokawa Corporation, Emperor Motion Pictures, Shengkai Film

(c)2017 New Classic Media, Kadokawa Corporation, Emperor Motion Pictures, Shengkai Film

(c)2017 New Classic Media, Kadokawa Corporation, Emperor Motion Pictures, Shengkai Film

Release Date
February, 24th, 2018
Running Time
131 min
Genre
Drama , Mystery , Historical , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

TOHO, KADOKAWA

[ Story ]

Japan-China co-production about monk Kukai and poet Hakurakuten as they tackle a tremendous mystery that shakes Chang'an, based on author Yumemakura Baku‘s "Samon kukai tou no kuni nite oni to utagesu". Directed by Farewell My Concubine's Chen Kaige.
China in the Tang Dynast y. Kukai (Sometani Shota) is dispatched on a mission from Japan and gets to know poet Hakurakuten (Huang Xuan). Meanwhile, leaders in the city keep dying one after another. Kukai and Hakurakuten delve into the series of events and come up against a tremendous mystery.

[ Official Site ]

http://ku-kai-movie.jp

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2017 Tokyo International Film Festival, Special Invitation

[ Contact (International) ]

NEW CLASSICS MEDIA CORPORATION (China)
26F, Fosun International Center No.237, Chaoyang North Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China, 100020
Rep: Li Ning
Attn: Wang Qiao
tel: +8610 57387048
fax: +8610 85715377
E-mail: wangqiao@ncmchina.com
http://www.ncmchina.com/cnindex.aspx

KADOKAWA CORPORATION
International Sales
(Japan, Korea)
2-13-3 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8177
Rep: MATSUBARA Masaki (President)
Attn: FURUTSUKI Etsuko
tel: +81 50 1746 1220
E-mail: furutsuki-e@kadokawa.jp
http://www.kadokawa.co.jp

EMPEROR MOTION PICTURES (Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau, South East Asia)
20/F, Emperor Group Centre, 288 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
Rep: Albert Lee
Attn: Raymond Liu
tel: +852 2969 7810
E-mail: raymondliu@emperorgroup.com
http://www.emp.hk/en/home

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