About the film
The Izu Dancer
Release Date: December 28, 1974
|Production Companies||:||Toho Co.|
|Producers||:||Hideo Sasai, Kazuyuki Okuda, HoriTakeo|
|Writers||:||Yasunari Kawabata, Mitsuo Wakasugi|
In late 1920s Japan, a high school student (Tomokazu Miura) is vacationing in the Izu peninsula and sees a troupe of travelling performers. He becomes intrigued by Kaoru (Momoe Yamaguchi), a pretty and innocent young dancing girl in the group, and he tags along with them on their journeys.