The End of Summer

Friday, October 29 - Sunday, October 31, 2010

“Youngest daughter Noriko (Yôko Tsukasa) is expected to agree to an arranged marriage, whilst widowed daughter-in-law Akiko (Setsuko Hara) is being given assistance in finding an appropriate gentleman to remarry. However, the head of the clan, the mischievous Manbei (played by the patriarch from Floating Weeds, Ganjiro Nakamura), is visiting his former lover Tsune (Chieko Naniwa) and their 21-year-old daughter Yuriko (Reiko Dan), much to the consternation of the other Kohayagawas. A health scare, though, sees them all gather round the old man’s bed…” – BBC

  • Country Japan
  • Language In Japanese with English subtitles
  • Rating NR
  • Year 1961
  • Running Time 103 minutes
  • Director Yasujiro Ozu

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