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Children of the Beehive
Children of the Beehive
8.4
/10
85 Ratings

CHILDREN OF THE BEEHIVE

蜂の巣の子供たち | Hachi no su no kodomotachi

Directed by Hiroshi Shimizu
Japan, 1948
Drama

Synopsis

Shimizu’s early classic of independent Japanese cinema features a group of war orphans initially seen scratching out an existence through black market work, as they are taken under the wing of a nameless soldier, just repatriated after the war.

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Synopsis

Shimizu’s early classic of independent Japanese cinema features a group of war orphans initially seen scratching out an existence through black market work, as they are taken under the wing of a nameless soldier, just repatriated after the war.