In 1960's Tokyo, the widower, Hirayama, a former captain from the Japanese navy, now manages a factory while living with his twenty-four year-old daughter, Michiko and his son, Kazuo. His other son, Koichi is married to Akiko. Hirayama frequently meets his old friends Kawai and Professor Horie, married with a younger wife, to drink in a bar. Though Michiko is happy living with her father and her brother, Hirayama feels it's time to intervene by arranging a marriage for her.
Cast : Chishû Ryû, Shima Iwashita, Keiji Sada, Mariko Okada
Writer : Kôgo Noda (screenplay), Yasujirô Ozu (screenplay)
Language : Japanese