Fire Festival(火まつり)


10:30 / Tuesday 13, Sunday 18, June, 2023
14:00 / Wednesday 14, Friday 16, June, 2023

Directed by Mitsuo Yanagimachi
Written by Kenji Nakagami
Art Drirection by Takeo Kimura
Phographed by Masaki Tamura
Sound Recording Yukiko Kubota
Music by Toru Takemitsu
Edited by Sachiko Yamaji
Executive producer : Kazuo Shimizu

Kumano is one of the places where the Japanese national mythologies were created, and the Fire Festival in Kumano is the main theme of this ambitious film about the love and despair of a woodcutter who taps into nature in a mystical way.


Tickets (incl. Exhibition Admission Fee) are available from 13 May
at Kamakura City Kawakita Film Museum.
Adult: 1000yen / Elementary & Junior High School Student: 500yen