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Nowhere Man

Muno no hito

Directed by Naoto Takenaka
Japan, 1991
Drama, Comedy

Synopsis

Sukezo, a farmer manga comic artist, takes up the art rock business by setting up a shop in a shed by the river. He tries hard to be successful, but business does not go well and the family becomes progressively poorer.

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Nowhere Man Directed by Naoto Takenaka

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1991 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1992 | 7 nominations including: Best Film

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