MOVIES

This Old Road -KONOMICHI-
この道

This Old Road -KONOMICHI-
この道

Duration
104min
Japanese theatrical release
2019
Cast
Nao Omori,AKIRA
Director
SASABE Kiyoshi
Synopsis
Hakushu Kitahara left his name in Japanese literature and music, but he had a wild side. He was always drunk and engaged in adultery. Kosaku Yamada came back from abroad and was extremely earnest. The talented and brilliant two, stand against the era with music. Having completely opposite character and lifestyle, they have been odds with each other but eventually they go hand-in-hand and release nursery rhymes such as “This Old Road (Konomichi)” “Waiting in Vain (Machiboke)” “The Bell is Ringing (Kane ga Narimasu)”. However they enter the era of war and things start to become difficult…