The Ballad of Narayama 楢山節考 (1983) (Region A Blu-ray) (English Subtitled) Fully Restored Japanese movie aka Narayama bushiko

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The Ballad of Narayama 楢山節考 (1983) (Region A Blu-ray) (English Subtitled) Fully Restored Japanese movie aka Narayama bushiko

Region Coding: Region A (Locked)

Starring:
Ken Ogata
Masami Okamoto
Sumiko Sakamoto
Fujio Tsuneda
Aki Takejo
Taiji Tonoyama
Tonpei Hidari
Casey Takamine

Director:
Shohei Imamura

Audio Tracks: 

PCM 2.0

Language: 

Japanese

Subtitles:
English, Traditional Chinese 繁體中文字幕

Running Time: 
130 minutes

Distributor: 
Panorama (HK)

Release Date:
12 July 2019

Synopsis:
In a small village everyone who reaches the age of 70 must leave the village and go to a certain mountaintop to die. If anyone should refuse he/she would disgrace his/her family. Old Orin is 69. This winter it is her turn to go to the mountain. But first she must make sure that her eldest son Tatsuhei finds a wife.

日本深山中的貧困小村莊,傳統上年屆七十的老人都會被放逐到楢山,自生自滅活活餓死,以減少家庭的負擔,讓家人渡過漫長的寒冬。六十九歲的阿玲婆婆身體仍然強健,為了怕長子辰平惹人嘲笑,她甚至故意敲掉自己結實的門牙,以免被鄰居認為浪費糧食。在離開前,她也為著兒子與孫兒的婚事和生計奔波,直至上山前的一刻……

* Fully Restored from the original film.

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