THE GREAT YOKAI WAR GUARDIANS (YOKAI DAISENSO GUARDIANS)

de Takashi Miike

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Synopsis

Kei Watanabe, a fifth grader who looks after his younger brother, belongs to an ancient lineage of Yokai monster hunters. When the monsters decide to come back to life, little Kei will confront them with the help of various allies. The great Takashi Miike returns to the world of the Yokai with a children's movie full of his trademark extravagance.

Director

Takashi Miike

One of the most prolific Japanese directors of his generation, he is an institution in Sitges. He holds the Time Machine and won awards for Agitator (2001), Gozu (2003) and God's Puzzle (2008).

Technical information

Japan. 2021

117 min

DirectorTakashi Miike

WriterYûsuke Watanabe

CinematographyHideo Yamamoto

EditorNaoichirô Sagara   

WithKokoro Terada, Takao Osawa, Hana Sugisaki

Edition: 2021
Section: Midnight X-Treme
Original language: Japanese

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