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THE BURMESE HARP

Biruma no tategoto

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Directed by Kon Ichikawa
Japan, 1956
Drama, War

Synopsis

A Imperial Japanese Army regiment surrenders to British forces in Burma at the close of World War II, while a private thought to be dead disguises himself as a Buddhist monk.

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Synopsis

A Imperial Japanese Army regiment surrenders to British forces in Burma at the close of World War II, while a private thought to be dead disguises himself as a Buddhist monk.

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The Burmese HarpDirected byKon Ichikawa

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Awards & Festivals

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Venice Film Festival
1956 | 2 wins including: San Giorgio Prize
1956 | Special Mention
1956 | Honorable Mention: OCIC Award
Academy Awards
1957 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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