About the film
Port of Flowers
Release Date: July 29, 1943
|Writers||:||Kazuo Kikuta, Yoshiro Tsuji|
The sweet but naive denizens of a charming port town are hoodwinked by a couple of con men at the outset of World War II. But the hustlers’ plan backfires when they come down with severe cases of conscience. Keisuke Kinoshita’s directorial debut is a breezy, warmhearted, and often very funny crowd-pleaser that’s a testament to the filmmaker’s faith in people.