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SAKURA GUARDIAN IN THE NORTH

北の桜守 | Kita no Sakura Mori

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Directed by Yôjirô Takita
Japan, 2018
Drama

Synopsis

In August 1945, the Soviet Union invaded the area around Sakhalin Island. Ezure Tetsu escaped with her two sons from Sakhalin Island to Abashiri City. In 1971, Tetsu’s second son Shujiro returns to Japan after finding success in the United States. He visits Abashiri for the first time in 15 years.

Synopsis

In August 1945, the Soviet Union invaded the area around Sakhalin Island. Ezure Tetsu escaped with her two sons from Sakhalin Island to Abashiri City. In 1971, Tetsu’s second son Shujiro returns to Japan after finding success in the United States. He visits Abashiri for the first time in 15 years.

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Sakura Guardian in the NorthDirected byYôjirô Takita

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Awards & Festivals

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Awards of the Japanese Academy
2019 | 12 nominations including: Picture of the Year

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