Millennium Actress

Millennium Actress

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Chiyoko Fujiwara was once a very famous movie star. Thirty years ago, she abruptly retired from acting, and now lives all alone in the sparsely populated mountains. She receives an old key, and as if the key has opened the door to her memories, she starts telling her lifelong story, entering the sea of her memories. The whole story spans over seventy years. By recalling the movies scenes from the Warring States period to the future which she had starred in, she blurs the boundary between reality and the movies. Her listeners lose themselves in her story, coming to realize her dedicated passion. What is the secret hidden in her sealed memories? In the end of the intricate memories, the reality about Chiyoko Fujiwara will come to the surface.
Starring Miyoko Shôji, Mami Koyama, Fumiko Orikasa
Director Satoshi Kon