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Sennen joyû
Directed by:
Satoshi Kon

Released on August 31 of 2002 in the USA, "Sennen joyû" (also known as "Millennium Actress") is an Animation/Drama/Romance/Fantasy/Comedy film directed by Satoshi Kon , starring Miyoko Shôji, Mami Koyama, Fumiko Orikasa, Shôzô Îzuka, Shouko Tsuda and Hirotaka Suzuoki.

Who directed "Sennen joyû":

Sennen joyû was directed by Satoshi Kon, a Japanese writer, director, and actor.

Before directing Sennen joyû, Satoshi Kon had directed Perfect Blue, released in 1998. Since, he directed Paprika, released in 2006.

What was the release date of "Sennen joyû":

Sennen joy was first released in the United States on Saturday, August 31, 2002. Also released on Saturday, August 31, 2002 have been City of God (dir. Ktia Lund and Fernando Meirelles) and Ken Park. This was seventeen (17) years ago.

It has been released on Saturday, July 28, 2001 in Canada; Wednesday, April 06, 2005 in France; Tuesday, August 19, 2003 in Germany and on Saturday, September 14, 2002 in Japan.

Who is at the casting of "Sennen joyû":

At the casting of Sennen joyû we find Miyoko Shôji, previously seen in ; Mami Koyama (Akira (1988)); Fumiko Orikasa (Inuyasha - Guren no houraijima (2004), Bleach: Memories of Nobody (2006)) [ more... ]

What is the Storyline of "Sennen joyû":

The narrative style is complex and interwoven in the style of "play within a play".

The film depicts a director, Genya Tachibana, who is working on a documentary about a famous actress, Chiyoko Fujiwara. In her old age, Chiyoko has withdrawn from public life, but Tachibana slowly draws her out. As he talks to her, the story of her life, from teenage schoolgirl to middle-aged superstar, gradually unfolds, illustrated through flashbacks interspersed with segments from her films. Her life spans the [...]

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