Yamada yoji graduated tokyo university in 1954, the year he joined shochiku as an assistant. Veteran filmmaker yoji yamadas kabei our mother kaabee, 2008. I am baffled at how they managed to gather this allstar cast for a 2008 film. An official selection at the berlin international film festival 2008. Set out like a series of memoirs, the film relied heavily on an intrusive narration and episodic structure. This is an emotional drama of a mother and an eternal message for peace. Expand your home video library from a huge online selection of movies at. Kabachitare jdrama kabei our mother 2008 jdrama kage no gundan 197980 jdrama kage no gundan s01 1980 jdrama kagi no kakatta heya 2012 jdrama. Our mother, yamada returns to a favorite theme the family and the more recent time of 194041. Our mother seemed like it came from a different director altogether. Our mother 2008 directed by yoji yamada starring sayuri yoshinaga tadanobu asano rei dan mirai shida. Ototo reunites sayuri yoshinaga and tsurube shofukutei, who played a longsuffering mother and a scampish uncle, respectively, in.
The film was based on the autobiographical novel by teruyo nogami, who for many years. Partly because theyre relatively rare, homefront movies usually offer a fresh perspective on the tragedies of world war ii. Our mother is a sad drama that offers a different perspective of the period, and. Kabei is the nickname bestowed upon the matriarch of our protagonist. Japans foreignlanguage oscar hopeful, yojiro takitas departures, an offbeat drama set in the funeral biz, has scooped the most nominations, for. Humanist harks back to cinemas golden age the japan times. In the wake of his imprisonment, professor nogamis devoted wife, kayo aka kabei, played by sayuri yoshinaga, is suddenly relegated to the status of single mother. Our mother stars sayuri yoshinaga, tadanobu asano, rei dan, miku sato the movie has a runtime of about 2 hr min, and received a score of out of 100 on.
With tadanobu asano, mayumi tanaka, rei dan, sayuri yoshinaga. This movie was directed by yamada youji, and as expected the atmosphere of this movie is really wonderful. I never felt at ease, or intrigued, by the films pace. Our mother 2009 in 1940 tokyo, a woman sayuri yoshinaga struggles to hold her family together after her husband is imprisonedfor his political views. Although the historical correctness of some scenes, most notably the beach scene, is a suspect. Our mother, kabe is a 2008 japanese film starring sayuri. News daily weekend all time international showdowns help. Tadanobu asano, sayuri yoshinaga, mirai shida, takashi sasano a fathers sudden. Our mother, kabe is a 2008 japanese film starring sayuri yoshinaga and directed by yoji yamada. Our mother 2008 directed by yoji yamada starring sayuri yoshinaga tadanobu asano rei dan.163 1235 713 281 322 1404 91 349 104 1105 48 1218 1066 1496 312 137 559 1278 941 122 292 418 916 876 195 1173 5 1376 961 623 386 1256 278 494 805 760 15