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4.6
34 Ratings

A Japanese Village

Nippon-koku Furuyashiki-mura

Directed by Shinsuke Ogawa
Japan, 1982
Documentary

Synopsis

This is Ogawa Productions’ first major film from their Yamagata period. They had already started photography on Magino Village -A Tale but they were drawn to this village deep in the high country above Magino when a particularly cold bout of weather threatened crops. Inevitably, their attention stra

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A Japanese Village Directed by Shinsuke Ogawa

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1984 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize (Forum of New Cinema)