50th Blue Ribbon Awards: “Kisaragi” takes top prize
On Tuesday, the winners were announced for the 50th Blue Ribbon Awards, which are decided annually by critics from seven of Tokyo’s major sports newspapers. The presentation ceremony will take place on February 12.
Yuichi Sato’s “Kisaragi” took Best Film, but Masayuki Suo won Best Director with “Soredemo Boku wa Yattenai.” Suo’s movie also earned Best Actor for Ryo Kase.
Funuke Domo, Kanashimi no Ai wo Misero
Soredemo Boku wa Yattenai
Yunagi no Machi, Sakura no Kuni Foreign films: Babel
The Bourne Ultimatum
The Good Shepherd