The Blessing Bell (2002)
The Blessing Bell is a Japanese movie directed by SABU. It premiered at Tokyo FILMeX on December 8, 2002. and was released domestically by TFC on November 22, 2003.
- Original title
- Transliterated title
- Kōfuku no Kane
- Release date
- November 22, 2002
Upon discovering his factory has shut down, blue collar worker Igarashi (Susumu Terajima) starts walking. In his travels over the next 24 hours he witnesses many aspects of the human condition before making the journey back home with a new perspective on what the important things really are in life.
The Blessing Bell may take fans of Sabu’s other directorial work by surprise. It’s not completely unlike some of his other films thematically or stylistically but the pacing definitely is. This...11 years ago
Trailer (Japanese)Added 10 years ago