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4.4
7 Ratings

The Mad Fox

Koiya koi nasuna koi

Directed by Tomu Uchida
Japan, 1962
Drama, Fantasy, Avant-Garde

Synopsis

Colourful, wildly stylised, immense captivating fable, including animation, kabuki and butoh and collapsing sets. About a soothsayer at court who was driven to insanity by the murder of his lover and will marry her likeness. And indeed, she’s a fox in human form!

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The Mad Fox
Directed by Tomu Uchida

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1962 | Golden Lion

Berlin International Film Festival

2005 | Forum

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2005 | Cinema Regained

Melbourne International Film Festival

2005

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