A Scene at the Sea

is a 1991 Japanese drama film written, edited and directed by Takeshi Kitano starring Claude Maki.


Shigeru, a deaf young man whose job is to collect garbage with a collection vehicle, finds a surfboard with a chipped tip and takes it home. He becomes determined to learn how to swim and invites his friend, who also plans to surf, to the sea.



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    award Blue Ribbon Award for Best Picture
    contentLocation Yokosuka
    director Takeshi Kitano
    editor Takeshi Kitano
    genre drama romance
    keywords how to young man
    musicBy Joe Hisaishi
    producer Masayuki Mori
    publisher Office Kitano
    theme japanese