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Synopsis

An English-language adaptation of Kurosawa's IKIRU set in London in the 1950s. Williams, a veteran civil servant, has become a small cog in the bureaucracy of rebuilding post-WWII England. As endless paperwork piles up on his desk, he learns he has a fatal illness. Thus begins his quest to find some meaning to his life before it slips away.
Official Selection Sundance Film Festival 2022 - World premiere
Official Selection Venice International Film Festival 2022

Details

Year
2022
Type of film
Features
Running Time
102 min
Director
Oliver Hermanus
Producer
Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley
Co-Producer
Jane Hooks
Executive Producer
Ko Kurosawa
Screenwriter
Kazuo Ishiguro
Principal Cast
Bill Nighy, Aimee Lou Wood, Tom Burke, Alex Sharp

Genre

Production status

Complete

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Last updated 8th December 2022

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