Twin Sisters of Kyoto

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Twin Sisters of Kyoto
Twin Sisters of Kyoto.jpg
Original Japanese poster
Directed by Noboru Nakamura
Music by Toru Takemitsu
Release dates 1963
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Twin Sisters of Kyoto (古都 Koto?) is a 1963 Japanese drama film directed by Noboru Nakamura and based on the novel The Old Capital (1962) by the Nobel-winning Japanese writer Yasunari Kawabata. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.[1]

The film was remade in 1980 under the same title, Koto, directed by Kon Ichikawa and starring Momoe Yamaguchi and Tomokazu Miura.


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  1. ^ "The 36th Academy Awards (1964) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved 2011-11-03. 

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