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Sansho the Bailiff

Sanshô dayû

Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi
Japan, 1954


When an idealistic governor disobeys the reigning feudal lord, he is cast into exile, and his wife and children are left to fend for themselves…

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Sansho the Bailiff Directed by Kenji Mizoguchi

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1954 | Winner: Silver Lion

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