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156 Ratings

Passing Fancy


Directed by Yasujirô Ozu
Japan, 1933
Drama, Silent


The first of many films featuring the endearing single-dad Kihachi (played wonderfully by Takeshi Sakamoto), Passing Fancy is a humorous and heartfelt study of a close, if fraught, father-son relationship.

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Passing Fancy Directed by Yasujirô Ozu

Awards & Festivals

The New York Film Festival


Kinema Junpo Awards

1934 | Winner: Best Film

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