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11 Ratings

Fireflies in the North

Kita no hotaru

Directed by Hideo Gosha
Japan, 1984


Tatsuya Nakadai stars as the brutal warden of Kabato Prison, where the convicts were sentenced to forced labor to build the roads needed to open up the territory.

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Fireflies in the North Directed by Hideo Gosha

Awards & Festivals

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1985 | Winner: Best Art Direction

1985 | 3 nominations including: Best Supporting Actress

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