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Closing Film

The Kiyosu Conference

Director:Koki Mitani

  • Drama

10/24 18:30- 10/24 19:15- 10/24 19:45-

©2013 FUJI TELEVISION NETWORK, TOHO
138min Japanese Color | 2013 Japan | Distributor in Japan : TOHO CO.,LTD.

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Introduction
Mitani’s latest undertaking is a historical epic. Just before the unification of Japan, Oda was forced to take his own life at Honno-ji Temple during a violent revolt. Following Oda’s death, Japan held the Kiyosu Conference, the conference that changed the course of history, to resolve the Oda clan’s succession of leadership. “This film is not a comedy. It’s a Human Comedy” explains Mitani. In his new venture, Mitani portrays the people’s desperate lives during these times in a comedic yet endearingly human way. Be prepared to be entertained by a historical epic filled with laughter, surprise and drama!

  • The Kiyosu Conference
  • The Kiyosu Conference
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Director

Koki Mitani

As a university student, Mitani founded the drama troupe Tokyo Sunshine Boys and launched himself as a writer and director. His first foray as a film director, Welcome back, Mr. McDonald (1997) won the Don Quixote Prize at the Berlin Film Festival. His latest film, A Ghost of a Chance, was No.1 Japanese live-action film of the year 2011 and secured his reputation as Japan's leading writer-director.

Staff

Original Novel/Screenplay/Director : Koki Mitani

Cast

Koji Yakusho
Yo Oizumi
Fumiyo Kohinata
Koichi Sato
Kyoka Suzuki
Satoshi Tsumabuki
Yusuke Iseya
Ayame Goriki
Tadanobu Asano
Susumu Terajima
Kenichi Matsuyama
Denden
Miki Nakatani

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