The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice


1h 55m 1952
The Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice

Brief Synopsis

Portrait of a middle-class, middle-aged marriage gone stale. When a favorite niece arrives for a visit, her romantic idealism becomes the catalyst for marital renewal.

Film Details

Also Known As
Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice, Ochazuke No Aji
Genre
Drama
Foreign
Release Date
1952

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.37 : 1

Synopsis

Takeo, a capricious wife from Tokyo high-society, is bored by her dull husband, a quiet and reliable company executive raised in the country (Shin Saburi) After a crisis, she understands better his true value. A parallel sub-plot shows her niece rebelling against the tradition of arranged marriages.

Film Details

Also Known As
Flavor of Green Tea Over Rice, Ochazuke No Aji
Genre
Drama
Foreign
Release Date
1952

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 55m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White
Theatrical Aspect Ratio
1.37 : 1

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