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From the Northern Country 

Kita no kuni kara (original title)
"From the North" with warmth loving strokes, describing the love of family, love of humanity. Because his wife was having an affair and divorce blackboard Goro, with a son and daughter from... See full summary »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Kunie Tanaka ...  Goro Kuroita
Keiko Takeshita Keiko Takeshita ...  Yukiko Miyamae (Reiko's sister)
Hidetaka Yoshioka Hidetaka Yoshioka ...  Jun Kuroita (Goro's son)
Tomoko Nakajima Tomoko Nakajima ...  Hotaru Kuroita (Goro's daughter)
Mieko Harada ...  Ryoko Kitani (teacher)
Kôichi Iwaki Kôichi Iwaki ...  Sota Kitamura
Miyuki Matsuda ...  Tsurara Yoshimoto (as Miyuki Kumagai)
Yoshihito Nakazawa Yoshihito Nakazawa ...  Shokichi Kasamatsu
Miyuki Kojima Miyuki Kojima ...  Kogomi
Takeo Chii ...  Kazuo Nakahata
Michiko Hayashi Michiko Hayashi ...  Midori Kasamatsu (Shokichi's mother)
Ryûtarô Ôtomo Ryûtarô Ôtomo ...  Kineji Kasamatsu (Shokichi's grandfather)
Hideji Ôtaki Hideji Ôtaki ...  Seikichi Kitamura (Sota's father)
Ayumi Ishida Ayumi Ishida ...  Reiko Kuroita (Goro's wife)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mitsuru Hirata Mitsuru Hirata ...  (policeman)
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Storyline

"From the North" with warmth loving strokes, describing the love of family, love of humanity. Because his wife was having an affair and divorce blackboard Goro, with a son and daughter from Tokyo came idyllic life Furano, Hokkaido. They describe delicate film in the north of Furano of rural life and love , as well as into social work, married and have children from school. Despite all the disappointments characters life experiences and the reality that they can not control, but they can eventually overcome the adversity faced, more understanding of people and things around. Written by homopersicus

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

9 October 1981 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

From the Northern Country See more »

Filming Locations:

Furano, Hokkaido, Japan See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(24 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Followed by Kita no kuni kara '83 fuyu (1983) See more »

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