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25 Ratings


Ichimai no hagaki

Directed by Kaneto Shindô
Japan, 2010
War, Drama


A soldier sent to the frontline gives his friend a letter for his wife, answering her postcard, not expecting to return alive. When he does make it back home he finds his family has been devastated by the war in various ways.

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Postcard Directed by Kaneto Shindô

Awards & Festivals

Moscow International Film Festival

2011 | Special Mention: NETPAC Award

Tokyo International Film Festival

2010 | Winner: Special Jury Prize

Asian Film Awards

2012 | 2 nominations including: Best Film

Kinema Junpo Awards

2012 | Winner: Best Film

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