The Koumiko Mystery

The Koumiko Mystery

Director: Chris Marker

Year: 1965

Plot: While filming the Olympics, a filmmaker encounters a Japanese girl. Manchurian born and French educated, she's an intriguing anomaly. He films her around Tokyo, as she speaks of Japan, being Japanese and her unique perspective on life.
Original Title: Le mystère Koumiko
Director: Chris Marker
Writer: Chris Marker
Producer: Wim Van Leer , Catherine Winter
Type: movie
Year: 1965
Genres: Documentary
Cast: Kumiko Muraoka , Chris Marker
Runtimes: 46
Countries: France
Languages: French
Color Info: Color::(Eastmancolor)
Sound Mix: Mono
Rating: 7.6
Votes: 664
Year: 1965
Akas: The Koumiko Mystery (United States) , 不思議なクミコ (Japan, Japanese title) , Тайна Кумико (Soviet Union, Russian title) , Das Geheimnis Koumiko (West Germany) , Mysteriet Koumiko (Sweden)
Production Companies: A.P.E.C. , Joudioux , Office de Radiodiffusion Télévision Française , Sofracima
Distributors: New Yorker Films
Cinematographer: Chris Marker
Producer: Wim Van Leer , Catherine Winter
Composer: Tôru Takemitsu
Editor: Chris Marker
Miscellaneous Crew: Hayao Shibata , Kôichi Yamada , Michel Mesnil , Christine Lecouvette , Jean-Michel Folon