Yoshino’s Barber Shop (2009, Japan)


Starring: Masako Motai, Kazuyuki Asano, Hoshi Ishida
Director: Naoko Ogigami
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Language: Japanese
Country:  
My Rating: 4/5

In a small town on the countryside, where everyone knows everyone, all the children pay their respect to the middle-aged woman who runs “Barber Yoshino”. An old tradition is rooted in this town. Every young boy is forced to have the same ridiculous hairstyle to have their bangs cut straight, known as the “Yoshino-gari” hairstyle. Of course they all get their hair done at the only barbershop in town, “Barber Yoshino”. Then one day, a drastic change occurs when a transfer student with bleached hair comes from Tokyo…”

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This entry was published on September 12, 2012 at 12:03 am and is filed under 2009, 4/5 Great, Comedy, Drama, Japan. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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