Sanchu Uprising: Voices at Dawn

Sanchu Uprising: Voices at Dawn

Osaka Asian Film Festival
Japan Cuts New York

In 1726, Sanchu Okayama, farmers negotiate with the feudal domain in order to seek exemption from rising taxes before infighting leads to suppression by the Samurai class. Banding together, the farmers prepare for battle. A young farmer, Jihei is expecting his first child with his wife and resists the uprising at first but his brother sways him to join the movement, testing his perseverance and character in battle.

Japan - 2015 - 1h 57m
Directed By: Juichiro Yamasaki
Written By: Juichiro Yamasaki
Starring: Naohisa Tanaka, Kano Kajiwara

Sanchu Uprising: Voices at Dawn
  • Sanchu Uprising: Voices at Dawn Trailer

    Osaka Asian Film Festival
    Japan Cuts New York

    In 1726, Sanchu Okayama, farmers negotiate with the feudal domain in order to seek exemption from rising taxes before infighting leads to suppression by the Samurai class. Banding together, the farmers prepare for battle. A young farmer, Jihei is ex...

Extras

  • Sanchu Uprising: Voices at Dawn

    Osaka Asian Film Festival
    Japan Cuts New York

    In 1726, Sanchu Okayama, farmers negotiate with the feudal domain in order to seek exemption from rising taxes before infighting leads to suppression by the Samurai class. Banding together, the farmers prepare for battle. A young farmer, Jihei is ex...