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2018

Wachigaiya itosato Kyoonnatachi no bakumatsu

ITOSATO A Kyoto Coutesan at the End of Samurai Era

輪違屋糸里 京女たちの幕末

(c)2018  Kyoto Cinema Renaissance/"Itosato" Production Committee

(c)2018 Kyoto Cinema Renaissance/"Itosato" Production Committee

(c)2018  Kyoto Cinema Renaissance/"Itosato" Production Committee

(c)2018 Kyoto Cinema Renaissance/"Itosato" Production Committee

(c)2018  Kyoto Cinema Renaissance/"Itosato" Production Committee

(c)2018 Kyoto Cinema Renaissance/"Itosato" Production Committee

Release Date
December, 15th, 2018
Running Time
116 min
Genre
Romance , Historical , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Ark Entertainment

[ Story ]

A geisha's tragic love story is told in this period film which was an official selection of the 38th Hawaii International Film Festival. The film is written and directed by Kashima Mikiya, a veteran of many period television series. Fujino Ryoko, who made her acting debut as the heroine of "Solomon's Perjury", is cast in the lead role.
Itosato (Fujino) is a geisha who belongs to the Shimabara wachigaiya in the geisha quarter of Kyoto during the closing years of the Edo Period. She has her heart set on the deputy commander of the Shinsengumi, Hijikata Toshizo (Mizobata Junpei), but the hostility between two district chiefs within the Shinsengumi, Kondou Isami and Serizawa Kamo (Tsukamoto Takashi), continues to worsen.

[ Official Site ]

http://wachigaiya.com

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2018 Hawaii International Film Festival

[ Contact (International) ]

Excellent Films
Planing Division

#302, 3-1-6 Aobadai, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0042
Rep: ITO Hidehiro
Attn: MIURA Wakana
tel: +81 3 5428 6061
fax: +81 3 3469 8277
E-mail: madoguchi@exf.info
http://www.exf.info

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