The Mourning Forest (Mogari no Mori) (English Subtitles)

Japanese Movie

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Release Date April 25, 2008
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Catalog No.NSDS-11967
JAN/ISBN 4988066158728
Product Type DVD
TV Standard NTSC
Number of Discs 1
Label/DistributorNHK Enterprise
Color Color
Running Time 97minutes
Original Release Year 2007
Encoding MPEG-2
Layers single-sided/dual-layered
Aspect Ratio(s) 16:9 LB Vista
Region 2
Subtitles English
Audio Track Japanese Dolby Digital 5.1ch


DVD release of the film from Japanese director Naomi Kawase "The Mourning Forest (Mogari no Mori)" awarded the Grand prix at the Cannes film festival 2007. Film tells the tale of a group home for the elderly, the nurses that care for them, and the touching tales that happen between the two.
Special Feature / Bonus Track: Mogari no Mori wo Ikite - 1000nen Aya Kasuga kara Hajimatta Inochi no Monogatari feature (30 minutes)

Description in Japanese

殯(もがり)の森 / 邦画

2007年カンヌ国際映画祭で日本人監督として17年ぶりに審査員特別大賞を受賞した、河瀬直美監督によるヒューマン・ドラマ「殯(もがり)の森」リリース!! 奈良県東部の山間地にあるグループホームに暮らす痴呆症の老人と女性介護士の触れ合いを通し、人間の生と死を綴った感動作。河瀬監督が私的な出来事をテーマに選び、それを徹底的に掘り下げていく創作姿勢が世界に認められた記念碑的作品。2007年6月公開作品。ブックレット封入。デジパック仕様。
殯の森を生きて ~1000年の春日杉から始まった命の物語(約30分)

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