An Autumn Afternoon (1962)

An Autumn Afternoon is a 1962 Japanese movie directed by Yasujiro Ozu.

Movie info

Original title
Transliterated title
Sanma no Aji
Release date
November 18, 1962
Directed by
Yasujiro Ozu
Written by
Kogo Noda (screenplay)
Yasujiro Ozu (screenplay)
Distributed by
  • An Autumn Afternoon - US Blu-ray

    Region A Blu-ray (English subtitles)

    Label: Criterion Collection (US)
    Out: Feb 17, 2015
  • An Autumn Afternoon - UK Blu-ray/DVD combo

    Region 2 Blu-ray + DVD combo (English subtitles)

    Label: BFI (UK)
    Out: May 23, 2011
  • An Autumn Afternoon - US DVD

    Region 1 NTSC DVD (English subtitles)

    Label: Criterion Collection (US)
    Out: Sep 30, 2008
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A widower named Shuhei Hirayama has been living with his daughter for several years since the death of his wife. One day, he realizes that it would be best for her to begin a life of her own without him being a burden, so he begins the process of arranging her marriage.

Featured Cast

Actor Role
No photo available Chishu Ryu Shuhei Hirayama
No photo available Shima Iwashita Michiko Hirayama
Keiji Sada Keiji Sada Koichi
No photo available Mariko Okada Akiko
No photo available Teruo Yoshida Yutaka Miura
No photo available Noriko Maki Fusako Taguchi
No photo available Shinichiro Mikami Kazuo
Nobuo Nakamura Nobuo Nakamura Shuzo Kawai
Eijiro Tono Eijiro Tono Sakuma, The Gourd
No photo available Kuniko Miyake Nobuko
Kyoko Kishida Kyoko Kishida Kaoru no Madame
No photo available Michiyo Tamaki Tamako, gosai
No photo available Ryuji Kita Shin Horie
No photo available Toyo Takahashi Wakamatsu no Okami
No photo available Shinobu Asaji Youko Sasaki, hisho
No photo available Masao Oda Dousousei Watanabe
No photo available Fujio Suga Suikyaku A
No photo available Yoshikazu Inagawa
No photo available Matsuko Shiga
No photo available Hisayo Komachi
No photo available Tami Yamamoto
No photo available Kentaro Imai
Daisuke Kato Daisuke Kato Yoshitaro Sakamoto
Haruko Sugimura Haruko Sugimura Tomoko
No photo available Tsusai Sugawara Dousousei Sugai
No photo available Yasuo Ogata Dousousei Ogata


  • Trailer (Japanese)

    Added 8 years ago


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Last Updated 25 Jul 2014 at 00:30