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720 Ratings

A Scene at the Sea

Ano natsu, ichiban shizukana umi

Directed by Takeshi Kitano
Japan, 1991


The lives of a young, hearing-impaired and gloomy couple are fulfilled after the boy holds interest in surfboarding.

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A Scene at the Sea Directed by Takeshi Kitano

Critics reviews

The film is less about narrative than it is about capturing certain universal experiences, specifically the love and friendships of one’s early 20s, and it succeeds poignantly in that regard.
April 27, 2018
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