Artikelnummer 4396

THE SYMBOL OF A MAN (Otoko no monshô) (1963) * with hard-encoded English subtitles *

Hideki Takahashi Ryuji Oshima Masako Izumi Shirô Ôsaka Asao Koike Tatsu Kenjiro Ishiyama Shozaburo Oshima Hiroshi Kondo Yukiko Todoroki Kiyo Murata

In 1936, under the war clouds over the Manchurian border, 60-year-old Oshima Shozaburo is concerned about the future of his only son, Ryuji, who has refused to follow in the footsteps of his gambler father and has decided to become a doctor. Ryuji leaves home to work at a clinic at a dam construction site where he finds the treatment of the laborers intolerable.

DVD-R is in Japanese with hard-encoded English subtitles. Approx. 96 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

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