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- Movie: Koto
- Romaji: Koto
- Japanese: 古都
- Director: Kon Ichikawa
- Writer: Yasunari Kawabata (novel), Shinya Hidaka, Kon Ichikawa
- Producer: Takeo Hori, Hideo Sasai
- Cinematographer: Kiyoshi Hasegawa
- Release Date: December 6, 1980
- Runtime: 125 min.
- Distributor: Toho
- Language: Japanese
- Country: Japan
Chieko (Momoe Yamaguchi) has been raised as the only child of parents who run a dry goods store. When Chieko was a middle-school student, she learned that her parents are not her biological parents. Cheiko's mother told her that she was stolen while sleeping under a cherry tree in Gion, Kyoto, Japan, but Chieko doesn't believe that. Her relationship with her parents is very close. Chieko only tells her childhood friend Shinichi, but ...
- Based on the novel "Koto" by Yasunari Kawabata (published June 25, 1962 by Shinchosha).
- Singer/actress Momoe Yamaguchi married frequent co-star Tomokazu Miura on November 19, 1980 and retired from the entertainment industry. Movie "Koto" is the last acting performance by Momoe Yamaguchi.
- Related titles (based on the same novel):
- Twin Sisters of Kyoto | Koto (1963)
- Koto (1980)
- Koto (TV Asahi / 2005)
- The Old Capital | Koto (2016)
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