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Landmarks: Tokyo Story

Rana Mitter presents a Landmark edition celebrating Yasujiro Ozu's film Tokyo Story. Actor Richard Wilson and Professor Naoko Shimazu discuss its depiction of family life.

50 years ago this month director Yasujiro Ozu died after making 53 films. Tokyo Story follows an elderly couple who go to visit their busy grown up children and their widowed daughter-in-law. Rana Mitter presents a Landmark edition looking at this cinematic classic, hearing from actor Richard Wilson, Professor Naoko Shimazu and film critic Larushka Ivan-Zadeh.

Producer: Laura Thomas.

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45 minutes

Tokyo Story

Tokyo Story is released by the BFI in a Dual Format Edition (Blu-ray and DVD discs together).

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Role Contributor
Presenter Rana Mitter
Interviewed Guest Richard Wilson
Interviewed Guest Naoko Shimazu
Producer Laura Thomas
Interviewed Guest Larushka Ivan-Zadeh

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