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Somebody's Xylophone
[ だれかの木琴 ]
Director: Yoichi Higashi
  • Drama
  • Suspense
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© 2016,Somebody's Xylophone
10/30 10:25- (112min) -
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An ordinary married woman is getting caught up with a hairstylist who enters an empty place in her heart. Her abnormal obsession toward the man gets growing. Takako Tokiwa and Sosuke Ikematsu acted together for the first time in this suspense drama about a relationship between man and woman by Yoichi Higashi, who won the Silver Bear prize at the Berlin International Film Festival.
Director Yoichi Higashi

Born in 1934, Higashi has shot many movies about women such as No More Easy Life (1979), Four Seasons: Natsuko (1980), and Keshin (1986). He won the Mainichi Film Awards for Best Director for The River with No Bridge (1992) and various film awards for Village of Dreams (1996), including the Silver Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival. He also directed My Grandpa (2003) and Wandering Home (2010).

Staff Director/Screenplay : Yoichi Higashi
Original Novel : Areno Inoue
Producer : Tetsujiro Yamagami
Cinematographer : Tomohiko Tsuji
Lighting : Reiji Okubo
Recording : Takeshi Ogawa
Assistant Director : Yoshimasa Fujie
Cast Takako Tokiwa
Sosuke Ikematsu
Aimi Satsukawa
Masanobu Katsumura
112min. Color Japanese [Subtitled in English] | 2016 Japan | Distributor in Japan: Kino Films Co., Ltd.
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