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Thumbnail for Woman in the Dunes (1964) Woman in the Dunes (1964)

Basics Critics:81Viewers:76Rusty:78
Category: DramaSub-Category: novelRuntime: 123 minutesColor: black-and-white filmLanguage: JapaneseCountry: JapanDirector: Hiroshi TeshigaharaScreenwriter: Kōbō AbeBased on: The Woman in the DunesMusic: Toru TakemitsuStars: Eiji Okada, Kyōko KishidaAward nominations: Academy Award for Best Director (Hiroshi Teshigahara)
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film
Award details: (details at IMDb)

Jumpei Niki, a Tokyo based entomologist and educator, is in a poor seaside village collecting specimens of sand insects. As it is late in the day and as he has missed the last bus back to the city, some of the local villagers suggest that he spend the night there, they offering to find him a place to stay.

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