Wind and waves of the South (1961)

1961-11-19 (JP) Drama 1h 37m
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Little dark-eyed boy Kazuo. Yes, he dreamed of the sea. However, like everyone here in the village. Kazuo only wanted to study first, to finish school... But he failed. Mother died. The woman who replaced her brought with her affection, comfort, and warmth of mother's hands. It seemed that joy settled in their house again. But one day a storm caught the fishermen at sea. Father did not return... Father's friends, fishermen, tried to help the widow, who was left with two children. But the money was still not enough. And then Kazuo decided to become a fisherman. After all, he was now the eldest in the family...

  1. Buichi Saitō


  2. Takehiro Nakajima


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  1. Hiroyuki Ôta

    Hiroyuki Ôta

    Kazuo Morozumi

  2. Mitsuo Hamada

    Mitsuo Hamada


  3. Yôko Minamida

    Yôko Minamida

    Yasuko, Kazuo's foster mother

  4. Jūkichi Uno

    Jūkichi Uno

    Aikichi, Kazuo's father

  5. Kayo Matsuo

    Kayo Matsuo


  6. Chōko Iida

    Chōko Iida


  7. Eijirō Tōno

    Eijirō Tōno


  8. Masako Izumi


  9. Yumi Takano

    Yumi Takano


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Wind and waves of the South
Wind and waves of the South

Original Title 母ぁちゃん、海が知ってるよ

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Original Language Japanese

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