About the film
civil war based on novel or book brigand clans
The Day the Sun Rose
Release Date: November 23, 1968
|Production Companies||:||Nippon Eiga Fukko Kyokai|
|Director||:||Daisuke Itō, Tetsuya Yamanouchi|
|Writers||:||Naoyuki Suzuki, Kunio Shimizu, Katsumi Nishiguchi|
Shinkichi, a peasant employed as a cloth-dyer, has a dream: in the midst of the civil war which ravages Japan, he hopes to revive the long-banned custom of the Kyoto Gion Festival, and by doing so, bring together the warring clans and rampaging brigands in peaceful celebration.