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4.1
390 Ratings

A Story of Floating Weeds

Ukigusa monogatari

Directed by Yasujirô Ozu
Japan, 1934
Silent, Drama

Synopsis

A kabuki actor’s mistress hatches a jealous plot to bring down her lover’s son. A Story of Floating Weeds reveals Ozu in the midst of developing his mode of expression.

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A Story of Floating Weeds Directed by Yasujirô Ozu

Awards & Festivals

New York Film Festival

2003

Melbourne International Film Festival

1979

Kinema Junpo Awards

1935 | Winner: Best Film

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