hideko hara


千年女優 - Millenium Actress (2001)

Japanese anime film by director Satoshi Kon and animated by the Studio Madhouse. It tells the story of a documentary filmmaker investigating the life of an elderly actress in which reality and cinema become blurred. It is based on the life of Setsuko Hara  and Hideko Takamine, both pictured at the bottom and both stars of the silverscreen of Japanese cinema in the 1930s onwards