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74 Ratings

The Castle of Sand

Suna no utsuwa

Directed by Yoshitaro Nomura
Japan, 1974
Crime, Drama, Thriller


Yoshita Nomura’s police film concerns a number of detectives who attempt to find the person responsible for the murder of a man in a Tokyo railroad yard.

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The Castle of Sand Directed by Yoshitaro Nomura

Awards & Festivals

Moscow International Film Festival

1975 | Winner: Diploma

Kinema Junpo Awards

1975 | 2 wins including: Best Screenplay

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