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Isao Yukisada

Love Cinéma: Enclosed Pain (Tojiru hi)

91' - 2000 - Drama - Dialogue: Japanese
Director: Isao Yukisada Composer: Hirofumi Asamoto, Moku With: Makoto Togashi, Tetsu Sawaki, Masatoshi Nagase
The novelist Nayuki, who is living with her younger brother Takumi, has just finished writing a new book entitled ‘Enclosed pain’. Usually, Takumi is her first reader, but this time, she refuses to show it to him. With this novel, which deals with their past, she hopes to break the spell that has bound them so strong. Takumi and Nayuki have a sexual relationship and every time they make love, he crushes an insect on the wall and marks the day below the dead insect. When her editor Kawakami asks her if he may publish her novel, she agrees. But then Takumi will read the book …

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Credits

Director

Isao Yukisada

Composer

Hirofumi Asamoto, Moku

With

Makoto Togashi, Tetsu Sawaki, Masatoshi Nagase

Scenario

Isao Yukisada, Shoichi Mashiko

Director of Photography

Jun Fukumoto

Editor

Yayoi Ôtake, Tsuyoshi Imai

Producer

Shin Torisada, Susumu Nakajima, Reiko Arakawa

More information

Dialogue

Japanese

Countries of production

Japan

Year

2000

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