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Sharaku

Directed by Masahiro Shinoda
Japan, 1995
Drama, Biography, History

Synopsis

A crippled kabuki player is taken into a strolling company of itinerant actors. An influential publisher notices his honest, bold drawings, and nurtures him despite persecution and betrayal. The film explores the eternal relationship between artist and Producer.

Synopsis

A crippled kabuki player is taken into a strolling company of itinerant actors. An influential publisher notices his honest, bold drawings, and nurtures him despite persecution and betrayal. The film explores the eternal relationship between artist and Producer.

SharakuDirected byMasahiro Shinoda

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1995
Kinema Junpo Awards
1996 | Winner: Best Actor
Awards of the Japanese Academy
1996 | 7 wins including: Best Cinematography
1996 | 4 nominations including: Best Film

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