Love Letter

Kinuyo Tanaka

IndieLisboa 2022 •

Japan, Fiction, 1953, 98′

The first film directed by actress Kinuyo Tanaka, the second woman to make a career behind the camera in Japan. A post-war romantic film in which Reikichi Mayumi, a poet that experienced World War II, begins working as a writer of love letters for other people. Newly restored 4K copy screening for the first time.