Hanagatami

Hanagatami

Nobuhiko Obayashi, Japan

花筐, 2017, 169 min, K12
JapanFoundation

Hanagatami, based on Kazuo Dan’s wartime novel, became a decadeslong project for director Obayashi. The result is ultimate avant-garde, mind-blowing stream of consciousness film, realized in dashing overprocessed colors and gorgeous images.

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Description

Directed by: Nobuhiko Obayashi. Written by: Nobuhiko Obayashi, Chiho Katsura. Producers: Kyoko Obayashi, Terumichi Yamazaki. Director of photography: Hisaki Sanbongi. Lead cast: Shunsuke Kubozuka, Honoka Yahagi, Shinnosuke Mitsushima, Keishi Nagatsuka, Takako Tokiwa, Tokio Emoto. Language: Japanese. DCP. Distribution: Free Stone Productions.