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Directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa
Japan, 1957


Ukifune is the story of its eponymous heroine, a beautiful young woman, and two remarkable Heian noblemen. Its events unfold 20 years after the death of Shining Prince Genji, and the two men with whom Ukifune is involved are Prince Kaoru, supposedly Genji’s son, and Prince Niou, his grandson.

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Ukifune Directed by Teinosuke Kinugasa

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