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46 Ratings

The Yellow Handkerchief

Shiawase no kiiroi hankachi

Directed by Yôji Yamada
Japan, 1977
Comedy, Drama


Three complete strangers embark on a road-trip to Hokkaido.

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The Yellow Handkerchief Directed by Yôji Yamada

Awards & Festivals

Kinema Junpo Awards

1978 | 7 wins including: Best Film

Asia-Pacific Film Festival

1978 | Winner: Best Actor

Awards of the Japanese Academy

1978 | 6 wins including: Best Film

1978 | 2 nominations including: Best Actress

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