Come and enjoy the spectacular world of Japanese Cinema at The Japan Foundation, New Delhi Office.
The theme of this month is "Life as Cartoonist"
Film: The Wife of Gegege
Date: 7th April 2018 (Friday)
Director: Takuji Suzuki
Duration: 119 minutes
*With English subtitles
Set in Shimane prefecture, 1961, the film is about a 29 year-old Nunoe (Fukiishi Kazue) and Shigeru (Kudo Kankuro), a manga artist who lost his left arm in the war. They get married, just five days after being introduced at a matchmaking meeting. They move to Tokyo and endure a life of abysmal poverty.
©2010/MIZUKI Production, "Gegege no Nyobo" Production Committee/colour