ENGLISH NAME: The Burmese Harp
DIRECTOR: Kon Ichikawa
RELEASED: 28 Apr 1967
ACTORS: Rentarô Mikuni, Shôji Yasui, Jun Hamamura, Taketoshi Naitô
AVARDS: Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations.
LANGUAGE: Burmese, Japanese, English
PLOT: In the War's closing days, when a conscience-driven Japanese soldier fails to get his countrymen to surrender to overwhelming force, he adopts the lifestyle of a Buddhist monk.
RUNTIME: 116 mn.