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The Only Son

Hitori musuko

Directed by Yasujirô Ozu
Japan, 1936


In 1923, in the province of Shinshu, the widow and simple worker of a silk factory Tsune Nonomiya decides to send her only son to Tokyo for having a better education. Thirteen years later, she visits her son Ryosuke Nonomiya, and finds that he is a poor and frustrated night-school teacher.

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