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2019

Arumachi no takai entotsu

A Town and a Tall Chimney

ある町の高い煙突

(c)K Move

(c)K Move

(c)K Move

(c)K Move

Release Date
June, 22nd, 2019
Running Time
130 min
Genre
Drama , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
-

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

K Move

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Elephant House, K Move

[ Story ]

An adaptation of the identically titled novel based on a true story by Nitta Jiro who is known for writing the original story of Mount Hakkoda. At the helm is Matsumura Katsuya, a director of many television documentaries.
The year is 1910. Sekine Saburo (Ide Asato) is a landowner's son living in a beautiful village within Ibaraki Prefecture. He is informed by a mining engineer of the dangers posed by the smoke pollution from the Hitachi Mine in the neighboring village. Furthermore, it is revealed permission to mine was granted by his grandfather (Nakadai Tatsuya) thirty years ago. Sekine gives up his dream to become a diplomat and decides to fight against air pollution.

[ Official Site ]

https://www.takaientotsu.jp

[ Contact (International) ]

TBS GLOWDIA, Inc.
18F, 5-3-6 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0052
tel: +81 3 3505 7177
fax: +81 3 3505 3088
E-mail: inquiry@gr.tbsglowdia.co.jp
http://www.crei.co.jp

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