Late Ozu: Eclipse From The Criterion Collection DVD
SKU ID #324046
Drawing on the "old master" phase of Japanese director Yasujiro Ozu's 35 year career, this five-disc set presents five of the best films made during his final years. Highlights include "Early Spring" (1956), in which unhappily married Ryo Ikebe begins an affair with co-worker Keiko Kishi, Ozu's first color film, "Equinox Flower" (1958), about the struggle between father Chishu Ryu and daughter Yoshiko Kuga over her choice of husband. and "Late Autumn" (1960), featuring frequent star Setsuko Hara as a widowed mother becomes dependent on daughter Yoko Tsukasa. Also features "Tokyo Twilight" (1957) and "The End of Summer" (1961).