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The Flavor of Green Tea over Rice

Yasujiro Ozu / JP, 1952 / 115 min.

The last screening of this film in the Netherlands was two decades ago: Yasujirō Ozu’s personal favourite from his oeuvre spanning more than fifty films. The Flavor of Green Tea over Rice subtly reveals class differences and tensions in a long-standing marriage.

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The 4K restoration was carried out by production Shochiku in collaboration with The Japan Foundation.

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Director

Yasujiro Ozu

Production year

1952

Country

JP

Original title

The Flavor of Green Tea over Rice

Length

115 min.

Language

Japanese

Subtitles

ENG

Format

DCP

Part of

Japan Restored

The golden years of Japanese cinema, the 1950s, are brought to life in a programme featuring brand new 4K restorations of seven classics in an international tour organised by The Japan Foundation.

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