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Dodes'ka-den

どですかでん | Dodesukaden

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Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Japan, 1970
Drama

Synopsis

Dodes’ka-den follows the daily lives of a group of people scraping by in a slum near Tokyo. Each of them—the homeless father and son envisioning their dream house; the young woman abused by her uncle; the boy who imagines himself a trolley conductor—finds reasons to carry on.

Synopsis

Dodes’ka-den follows the daily lives of a group of people scraping by in a slum near Tokyo. Each of them—the homeless father and son envisioning their dream house; the young woman abused by her uncle; the boy who imagines himself a trolley conductor—finds reasons to carry on.

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Dodes'ka-denDirected byAkira Kurosawa

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
1971 | Winner: OCIC Award
Academy Awards
1972 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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