The Kamagasaki Cauldron War

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The Kamagasaki Cauldron War (Tsukiyo no Kamagassen)

Directed by Leo Sato

  • Japan 2018; 115 min
  • Original version: Japanese
  • Genre: Drama
    • Grand Prix - Porto/Post/Doc

Synopsis

Kamagasaki is an "invisible" slum of Osaka that attracts day laborers and prostitutes since WW2. When the local gang has its treasured cauldron stolen, a war to find it begins involving the thugs, a 12 years old kid, a prostitute and a pickpocket, including the giant cauldron used to feed the destitute: The symbol of Kamagasaki.

Production

  • TERUTARO OSANAI