We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.
AcceptReject

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing
8.2
/10
3,239 Ratings

Fireworks

Hana-bi | はなび

Trailer
Directed by Takeshi Kitano
Japan, 1997
Crime, Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Actor and auteur Takeshi Kitano wrote, directed, edited, and starred in this unusual crime drama. He plays Nishi, a policeman whose emotions seem to run on extreme paths—either quiet contentment or brutal rage. In order to do right by those he loves, he’ll have to make some questionable decisions.

Synopsis

Actor and auteur Takeshi Kitano wrote, directed, edited, and starred in this unusual crime drama. He plays Nishi, a policeman whose emotions seem to run on extreme paths—either quiet contentment or brutal rage. In order to do right by those he loves, he’ll have to make some questionable decisions.

Trailer
FireworksDirected byTakeshi Kitano

Showing as part of

  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...
  • Loading...

Awards & Festivals

Show all (30)
Venice Film Festival
1997 | Winner: Golden Lion
Independent Spirit Awards
1999 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

Articles from the Notebook

Leonardo Goi
Adrian Curry
2

Related films