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85 Ratings

The Funeral


Directed by Jûzô Itami
Japan, 1984


At the beginning of the film the father-in-law of the protagonist dies unexpectedly of a heart attack. The remainder of the film is episodic, moving from one incident to another over the course of the three-day funeral, which is held (as is customary) in the home.

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The Funeral Directed by Jûzô Itami

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