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2017

Tsukiyo no kama gassen

The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

月夜釜合戦

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

(c)Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

Release Date
March, 9th, 2019
Running Time
115 min
Genre
Comedy , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP,Blu-ray
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP,Blu-ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

Committee for the Production of The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

[ Story ]

A warm-hearted comedy set in Kamagasaki, Osaka which is recognized as Japan's largest neighborhood of day laborers. Sato Leo of Nagai Park Elegy photographs the atmosphere of the actual area, shooting on 16mm film entirely on location in Kamagasaki.
One day, the "ceremonial cauldron" marked with the crest of the Kamatari yakuza gang controlling the Tobita red light district is stolen. The Kamatari begin buying up all the cauldrons around town which drives up the prices of cauldrons. Jinkichi (Kawase Yota) is a burglar who jumps at this get-rich-quick scheme but one day is reacquainted with the gang's successor Tamao (Shibukawa Kiyohiko).

[ Official Site ]

http://tukikama.com

[ Film Festivals, Awards ]

2018 Porto/Post/Doc: Film & Media Festival, International Competition, Grand Prize
2019 Jeonju International Film Festival, Frontline
2019 Kinotayo Festival Du Cinéma Japonais Contemporain, Competition

[ Contact (International) ]

Terutarô Osanaï
16, rue Gay Lussac 75005 Paris France
Attn: OSANAI Terutaro
E-mail: terutaro.osanai@gmail.com

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