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The Chrysanthemum and the Guillotine

菊とギロチン | Kiku to Guillotine Onna Zumô to Anarchism

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Directed by Takahisa Zeze
Japan, 2018
Drama, History

Synopsis

In wake of the social unrest caused by the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake, two female sumo athletes, Kiku and Tokachi, and an anarchist group called the Guillotine Society, spark an unlikely connection.

Synopsis

In wake of the social unrest caused by the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake, two female sumo athletes, Kiku and Tokachi, and an anarchist group called the Guillotine Society, spark an unlikely connection.

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The Chrysanthemum and the GuillotineDirected byTakahisa Zeze

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Awards & Festivals

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Göteborg Film Festival
2019
Tokyo International Film Festival
2018 | Winner: Tokyo Gemstone Award
Kinema Junpo Awards
2019 | 4 wins including: Best Director
2019 | Nominee: Best Film

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