Dir. Yasujiro Ozu (1949).
Ozu acknowledged the post World War II order in this uncannily tranquil heartbreaker about a father who tricks his supremely dutiful daughter into leaving him.
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This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 7, 2011