MovieLogr

movie poster

Average Rating: 8.0/10

View on: IMDb | TMDb

The Ceremony (1971)

Directed by Nagisa Ōshima

Most recently watched by leiabox

Overview

Oshima’s magisterial epic, centering on the ambivalent surviving heir of the Sakurada clan, uses ritual and the microcosm of the traditional family to trace the rise and fall of militaristic Japan across several decades.

Length 123 minutes

Actors

Nobuko Otowa | Kei Satō | Hôsei Komatsu | Shizue Kawarazaki | Rokkô Toura | Fumio Watanabe | Kawarasaki Kenzo | Akiko Koyama | Atsuo Nakamura | Atsuko Kaku | Maki Takayama