Typhoon on Nagasaki is a Franco – Japanese film directed by Yves Ciampi and released in 1957 . The film stars Jean Marais 1 .
The central character is Peter Marsac, an engineer French working in the shipyard of Nagasaki . Marsac integrates well in Japanese society and is interested in a Japanese woman, Noriko. However, an old friend, journalist Françoise Fabre, contacted him and announced his visit. Follows a love triangle until the day of the typhoon …
- Title: Typhoon on Nagasaki
- Director: Yves Ciampi
- Assistant Director: Jean-Jacques Vierne
- Scenario: Yves Ciampi , Zenzō Matsuyama and Jean-Charles Tacchella
- Dialogues: Annette Wademant
- Pictures: Henri Alekan
- Editing: Roger Dwyre
- Sets: Robert Gys and Kisaku Ito
- Music: Chûji Kinoshita
- Costumes: Jacques Heim
- Producer: Jacques Bar , Raymond Froment (executive producer) and Kurataro Takamura
- Production: Cila Films, Industrial and Commercial Cinematographic Company (CICC), Doxa Films, Pathé Overseas, Shôchiku Eiga, Société Nouvelle Pathé Cinéma and Terra Film Produktion
- Distribution: Pathé Cinema Consortium
- Country: France / Japan
- Genre: Drama
- Format: Color ( Technicolor ) – Sound: Mono
- Duration: 115 minutes
- Release date : ( Paris )
In the order of credits:
- Danielle Darrieux : Françoise Fabre
- Jean Marais : Pierre Marsac
- Keiko Kishi : Noriko Sakurai
- Sō Yamamura : Hori
- Hitomi Nozoe : Saeko Sakurai
- Kumeko Urabe : Fujita
- Gert Fröbe : Ritter
- Shinobu Asaji : Keiko Ritter
The script is credited to: Yves Ciampi , Zenzō Matsuyama , Jean Charles Tacchella and Annette Wademant .
The script was originally taken from the novel of Roger Poidatz , Hon house party , which tells the story of a French who discovered Japan in 1925 . However, the story has been so modified that the novel is not mentioned in the credits of the film.
- In the United States : Typhoon Over Nagasaki 2 .
- In Japan : Wasure enu bojo .
Notes and references
- ↑ (in) Typhon sur Nagasaki (1957) [ archive ] on movies France .
- ↑ (in) Typhoon on Nagasaki [ archive ] on the Internet Movie Database .