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Chokon

Directed by Daisuke Itô
Japan, 1926
Silent

Synopsis

Chokon depicts the tragic lives of two brothers in the late Edo period; the title is a word borrowed from the Chinese, meaning “the grudge that one cannot forget.” Only the last reel of this feature survives, but even a fragment vividly demonstrates Daisuke Ito’s visual style.

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Chokon Directed by Daisuke Itô

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