The beauty of failure; a landmark of silent period films erected in Kyoto by Daisuke Ito.
|Cast||Denjiro Okochi, Naoe Fushimi, Hideo Nakamura|
Both the director Daisuke Ito and leading actor Denjiro Okochi were 29 years old at the time of this film. Chuji had been portrayed as a selfless man by Matsunosuke Onoe and Shojiro Sawada until Daisuke Ito redefined him as a "defeated failure" with both greed and worries, to be introduced to the young as the new period film from Kyoto. This film has been appraised as the landmark of silent period films.