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Yosuke Nakagawa

Departure

Edition 2001
80' - 2001 - Drama - Dialogue: Japanese
Director: Yosuke Nakagawa Composer: Yamada Mayumi With: Keigo Heshiki, Tomoyuki Otsuka, Hirokazu Kagawa, Fujita Kumi
Kazuya, Masaru and Shusuke have been good friends. This coming spring, they are all graduating from high school in Okinawa. Each one of them will start a new life, which means they won’t be together anymore. That’s why they go for a drink the day before their departure. Kazuya is going to university in Tokyo. He has a girlfriend, Yukiko, but he hasn’t told her about his decision yet, because he has been very dependent on her emotionally and financially. But tonight is the time for him to be brave. Masaru is working alone in a Karaoke Box. There he meets a beautiful, but very mysterious girl, Ryoko, with whom he goes to a Love Hotel. Shusuke is going to London. He is looking for a girl to spend the night with. But he ends up being beaten up by boys who hate him for sleeping around with many girls. And when he awakes, the night is nearly over … (press kit)

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Credits

Director

Yosuke Nakagawa

Composer

Yamada Mayumi

With

Keigo Heshiki, Tomoyuki Otsuka, Hirokazu Kagawa, Fujita Kumi

Scenario

Yosuke Nakagawa

Director of Photography

Yanagida Hiroo

Editor

Okumura Hiroshi

Producer

Otuka Kaori

More information

Dialogue

Japanese

Countries of production

Japan

Year

2001

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