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28 Ratings

The Cherry Orchard

Sakura no sono

Directed by Shun Nakahara
Japan, 1990


The film offers a glimpse at a group of school girls who are very flexible in terms of gender roles, playing males both in the school play and in real life. A modern-day all girls high school traditionally celebrates its anniversary by staging Chekov’s play…

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The Cherry Orchard Directed by Shun Nakahara

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1991 | 3 wins including: Best Film

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1991 | 2 wins including: Best Editing

1991 | 3 nominations including: Best Film

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