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Release Date: April 17, 1993

Year    :   1993
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Genres    :   Drama, Comedy
Production Companies    :   Daiei Film, Tokuma Shoten, Kurosawa Production, DENTSU Music And Entertainment
Director    :   Akira Kurosawa
Producers    :   Hisao Kurosawa, Hiroshi Yamamoto
Writers    :   Akira Kurosawa, Ishirō Honda, Hyakken Uchida
RunTime    :   134 mins.

Based on the life of Hyakken Uchida, a Japanese author and academic. The film opens with him resigning his job as a German professor at the onset of WWII. The story is told mostly in vignettes as he is cared for by former students in his old age.

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