AFL: Year of Release 1959 ~ 1950

Year of Release: 1952
Doomed (生きる)

© 1952 Toho Co., Ltd.
Watanabe Kanji, Chief of the citizen’s service section of a municipal government office, has never been absent from work for the past 30 years, but he takes a day off for the first time when he discovers that he has cancer in his stomach. Upon realizing that not much time is left for him in this world, he starts living for people and the society.
Duration: 143mins     Genre: Drama
Director: Akira Kurosawa (黒澤 明)
Cast: Takashi Shimura, Shinichi Himori, Haruo Tanaka and Minoru Chiaki