Shinran: Path to Purity

is a 1987 Japanese drama film directed by Rentarō Mikuni, based on Mikuni's novel of the same name. The film follows the life and struggles of the Jodo Shinshu founder, Shinran, during the tumultuous Heian era. The film won the Jury Prize at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival.

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    director Rentarō Mikuni
    genre drama
    productionCompany Shochiku
    publisher Shochiku
    theme biographical biographical drama japanese