By Yuichi HIBI

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Documentary - Completed 2016

    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • JAPAN
    • Languages
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Yuichi HIBI
    • Synopsis
    • Ken Takakura's captivating presence, dignity and grace transcended the popular yakuza films that inspired a cult following in East and West. He even found nation-wide success in China.

      In this intimate portrait,"KEN SAN" director Yuichi Hibi follows Takakura's journey through life and film by speaking one on one to industry luminaries like Martin Scorsese, Michael Douglas, John Woo,Jan de Bont, as well as Japan's most important critics, family and friends that have all been touched by Takakura's authenticity and genius.