My Second Brother (1959)

Director
Shôhei Imamura

Main cast
Hiroyuki Nagato; Kayo Matsuo; Takeshi Okimura; Akiko Maeda; Kô Nishimura

Genres
Drama

Description
The film tells the story of four orphans living in an impoverished mining town. An adaptation of a best-selling book based on the diary of a ten-year-old zainichi (ethnic Korean Japanese) girl, it was one of the first films to deal with the subject of zainichi identity and struggles in Japan.


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