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A Japanese Tragedy

Nihon no higeki

Directed by Keisuke Kinoshita
Japan, 1953


From director Keisuke Kinoshita, this tragic melodrama follows the travails of Haruko (Yuko Mochizuki), a young, dedicated mother of two, who, after losing her husband in World War II, subjects herself to one indignity after the other to provide for her children.

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A Japanese Tragedy Directed by Keisuke Kinoshita

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