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2019

Soshiki no meijin

The Master of Funerals

葬式の名人

(c)"The Master of Funerals" Film Partners

(c)"The Master of Funerals" Film Partners

(c)"The Master of Funerals" Film Partners

(c)"The Master of Funerals" Film Partners

Release Date
September, 20th, 2019
Running Time
99 min
Genre
Drama , Feature
Color
Color
Screening Format
DCP,Blu-ray
Screening Format with Subtitles
English (DCP,Blu-ray)

[ Directed by ]

[ Produced by ]

[ Cast ]

[ Staff ]

[ Production Company ]

"The Master of Funerals" Film Partners

[ Distributor (Japan) ]

T-JOY

[ Story ]

Film inspired by Nobel Prize-winning author Kawabata Yasunari's "Diary of My Sixteenth Year" and "Carrying My Teacher's Coffin on My Shoulder." Helmed by film critic Higuchi Naofumi, who made a splash with his 2013 directorial debut Intermission.
Yukiko (Maeda Atsuko), who lives with her son in an apartment in Ibaraki, Osaka Prefecture, receives a notice that her Ibaraki high school classmate Yoshida (Shirasu Jin) has passed away. Old buddies including Yoshida's baseball teammate Toyokawa (Kora Kengo) get together and at Toyokawa's suggestion they bring the coffin to their former high school and hold the wake at the school.

[ Official Site ]

http://soushikinomeijin.com

[ Contact (International) ]

Ono Hiroyuki
E-mail: onohiroyuki0927@icloud.com

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