Lightning (film)
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Lightning Film

Inazuma poster.jpg
Japanese movie poster featuring Hideko Takamine
Directed by Mikio Naruse
Written by Fumiko Hayashi (novel)
Sumie Tanaka
Music by Ichir? Sait?
Release date
  • 9 October 1952 (1952-10-09)[1]
Running time
87 min.
Country Japan
Language Japanese

Lightning (, Inazuma) is a 1952 black-and-white Japanese film directed by Mikio Naruse. It is based on a novel by Fumiko Hayashi.

The film won 1953 Blue Ribbon Awards for best director (Mikio Naruse), best film (Mikio Naruse) and for best supporting actress Chieko Nakakita. It also won Mainichi Film Concours for best film score by Ichir? Sait? and again for best supporting actress Chieko Nakakita.[2]



  1. ^ (in Japanese) accessed 13 June 2009
  2. ^ Awards for Inazuma. IMDB, accessed 13 June 2009.

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