There Was A Father

There Was A Father

Synopsis

Paternal authority is unquestionably ascendant in Ozu's powerful war-time drama There Was a Father. Shuhei Horikawa (Chishy Ryu) sacrifices his teaching career after an unfortunate accident but refuses to sacrifice the education of his only son.

Technical Specs

Director: Yasujirō Ozu
Year: 1942
Country: Japan
Language: Japanese
Duration: 87 min
Colour: B/W
Certificate: PG
Alternate Title: Chichi Ariki