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3.7
6 Ratings

House on Fire

Kataku no hito

Directed by Kinji Fukasaku
Japan, 1986
Drama

Synopsis

This drama is based on the experiences of celebrated novelist Kazuo Dan. Kazuo Katsura (Ken Ogata) is a writer, with a wife and six children, who indulges in booze and extra-marital affairs.

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House on Fire Directed by Kinji Fukasaku

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1987 | 2 wins including: Best Supporting Actress

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1987 | 9 wins including: Best Film

1987 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

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