Blue (2001 film)

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Blue
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Directed by Hiroshi Ando
Produced by Dai Miyazaki
Written by Yuka Honcho
Starring Mikako Ichikawa
Manami Konishi
Asami Imajuku
Jun Murakami
Music by Otomo Yoshihide
Cinematography Kazuhiro Suzuki
Edited by Nobuko Tomita
Release dates
  • 2001 (2001)
Running time 116 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Blue is a 2001 Japanese romantic drama directed by Hiroshi Ando based on the manga of the same name by Kiriko Nananan. The film stars Mikako Ichikawa as Kayako Kirishima and Manami Konishi as Masami Endo. The film was released in Japanese theaters in 2001, and the DVD version was released on March 29, 2003.

The film is about two teenage girls, Kayako Kirishima and Masami Endō, who find their friendship turning into something more.

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Blue focuses on the relationship of Kirishima and Endō.

Kayako Kirishima of the third grade at a high school feels a sense of isolation in school life and vague admiration and uneasiness in the future. One day she makes friends with Endō who is isolated from her surroundings because she remained in the same class for another year. Kayako is strongly attracted by Endō who shows her a world that she didn't know.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "24th Moscow International Film Festival (2002)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-03-31. 

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