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51th Directors’ Fortnight May 15-25, 2019

Dai Nipponjin

Fortnight 2007, Feature film, 1h53

Synopsis

Dai Sato leads a dull, routine life, thus continuing a family tradition. He must keep the peace. But most people belittle his responsibilities. This is a film about human relations: Dai Sato’s relations, with his agent, his ex-wife, his daughter, and a grandfather suffering from dementia.

Director

Hitosi Matsumoto

Born in 1963, Hitosi Matsumoto made his acting debut in 1983 as Downtown. Since 1990, he has appeared numerous film comedies in which he displayed an original temperament that made an impression among audiences and the artistic community. In 1998, he published « Visualbum », a collection of stories that revealed another side to his comic gifts. In Dai Nippojin, his first film as director, he also plays the main role.

Hitosi Matumoto
Itsuji Itao
Riki Takeuchi
Ryunosuke Kamiki
Ua

Screenplay
Mitsuyoshi Takasu

Image
Hideo Yamamoto

Sound
Mitsugu Shiratori

Editing
Soichi Ueno

Music
Towa Tei

Set decoration
Yuji Hayashida, Etsuko Aiko

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