Kagero-za

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Kagerō-za
Kagero-za poster.jpg
Directed by Seijun Suzuki
Produced by Genjirō Arato
Written by Yōzō Tanaka
Kyōka Izumi (novel)
Starring Yūsaku Matsuda
Michiyo Okusu
Katsuo Nakamura
Eriko Kusuda
Music by Kaname Kawachi
Cinematography Kazue Nagatsuka
Edited by Akira Suzuki
Distributed by Cinema Placet
Genjirō Amato Pictures
Release dates
  • July 31, 1981 (1981-07-31)
Running time
139 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Kagerō-za (陽炎座 Heat-Haze Theatre?) is a 1981 independent Japanese film directed by Seijun Suzuki and based on a novel by Kyōka Izumi. It forms the middle section of Suzuki's Taishō Roman Trilogy, preceded by Zigeunerweisen (1980) and followed by Yumeji (1991), surrealistic psychological dramas and ghost stories linked by style, themes and the Taishō period (1912–1926) setting. All were produced by Genjirō Arato.

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