30.09. - 09.10.2021

The Rebirth Japan 2007 | 102 min | OV | | FF 2007

Masahiro Kobayashi

Masahiro Kobayashi (*1954)worked as folksinger and scriptwriter beforehe made his first film as director and producerin 1996. His films are regulars at FilmfestHamburg.

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A man and a woman meet in a town far from Tokyo. She is a housekeeper in the hostel in which he lives; they recognize each other, but between them there can be nothing but silence. Her daughter killed his daughter when they were still young. Masahiro Kobayashi is the author, composer, director and star of this visually outstanding minimalist drama which won the Golden Lion at the Festival ofLocarno.
Original title: Ai no Yokan
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Japanese
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Masahiro Kobayashi
Screenplay: Masahiro Kobayashi
Cast: Masahiro Kobayashi, Makiko Watanabe
Producer: Naoko Kobayashi
Director of Photography: Koichi Nishikubo
Music: Masahiro Kobayashi
Production Design: 0
Editor: Naoki Kaneko
Sound: 0
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Format: 35 mm
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Production: Monkey Town Productions, 1-5-1-306 Fujimi Chiyoda-ku, 102-0071 Tokyo, Japan, Tel: +81 3 32 64 28 23, Fax: +81 3 32 64 28 23, email:


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