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The Ballad of Narayama (1961)

Drama

1961 Year 98 Mins 8.0 Imdb

Kinuyo Tanaka, Teiji Takahashi, Yûko Mochizuki

In Kabuki style, the film tells the story of a remote mountain village where the scarcity of food leads to a voluntary but socially-enforced policy in which relatives carry 70-year-old ... 

Movie Information

  • Production Co: Shochiku Company
  • Released: 19 June 1961
  • Imdb Rating: 8.0
  • Runtime: 98 Mins.
  • Writer: Shichirô Fukazawa, Keisuke Kinoshita
  • Director: Keisuke Kinoshita
  • Cast: Kinuyo Tanaka, Teiji Takahashi, Yûko Mochizuki