Tetsuro, a handsome but over-age college student, meets Shino, a beautiful but virtuous saki-shop waitress and falls in love with her. The Long Darkness is a long, solemn, ponderous modern love story set in Tokyo and in parts of northern Japan.
Director: Kei Kumai. AKA The Long Darkness / (忍ぶ川.
Stars: Gô Katô, Komaki Kurihara, Yasushi Nagata, Kinzô Shin, Kaneko Iwasaki, Hisako Takihana, Yûsuke Takita, Hisashi Igawa, Yasushi Kachi, Karin Yamaguchi, Kin Sugai, Toshie Kimura.