Banshun = Late spring

The story of an aging widower who feels compelled to marry off his adult daughter, who is somewhat past marriageable age, but the Japanese woman wishes to continue living with her father, so the man pretends to marry a younger woman in order to ease her feelings of guilt.

Corporate Author: Shōchiku Kabushiki Kaisha.
Other Authors: Ozu, Yasujirō, 1903-1963; Noda, Koḡo, 1893-1968; Hara, Setsuko, 1920-; Ryū, Chishū, 1904-1993; Sugimura, Haruko, 1909-1997; Hirotsu, Kazuo, 1891-1968.; Wenders, Wim; Criterion Collection (Firm); Janus films.
Format: DVD
Language: Japanese
Published: United States : Criterion Collection, 2006, 1949.
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 138.