Director: Kankuro Kudo
Japan | 2005 | 35mm | 124 Min. | OmeU
YAJI AND KITA: THE MIDNIGHT PILGRIMS is the directional debut of Kankuro Kudo the highly acclaimed scriptwriter of many great recent films like ZEBRAMAN, PING PONG or GO.
"From Edo to Ise Temple, via Geisha, Fujiyama, Samurai and Heaven and Earth. A sentimental narcotic journey has just begun ..."
There are two young guys: Yaji-san, a young master of a merchant house, and Kita-san, a beautiful actor. These two are deeply in love, but Kita-san is a hard-core drug addict. Wishing that Kita-san will overcome his dependency, they kick off their 300-mile long journey to Ise Temple, the holy place where all your dreams come true.