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    Equinox Flower (Shochiku Eiga, 1958). Local Edition Japanese B2 (20" X 28"). Original Title: Higanbana.
    It's 1950s Tokyo, and an old-fashioned father (Shin Saburi) disapproves of his eldest daughter's impulsive choice of a husband in this "home drama" from director Yasujiro Ozu, using color for the first time. Change is inevitable, and Ozu does a masterful job of portraying the angst of a father struggling to embrace more modern ways. This beautiful and rare country-of-origin, local edition poster is in admirable condition, with only light horizontal creases, light stains in the white areas, and tape on the verso along the edges. A Heritage first. Folded, Fine+.


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    July, 2014
    19th-20th Saturday-Sunday
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