A Japanese Funeral

Directed and edited by
Karen Nakamura

Filmed on location at Urakawa City Hokkaido, Japan.

The filmmaker thanks Mr. and Mrs. Nakayama for their permission to film the funeral of their son, Gen’ichi Nakayama.



Funded by:
The Abe Foundation
Center for Global Partnership
Social Science Research Council
Yale University Council on East Asian Studies
Yale University Department of Anthropology




© 2010 Karen Nakamura
All rights reserved


A Manic Films Production