Zen Japanese Movie Drama DVD with English sub NTSC all region (2007) Japan
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Director:Banmei Takahashi
Date Added:2010-02-26
ASIN:B002VAIMUC
UPC:9528200050614
Genre:Action & Adventure
Release:2007-02-01
Languages:Japanese
Subtitles:English, Chinese
Tags: Buddhism Drama Asia

Summary: starring a Kabuki actor Kantaro Nakamura. The film tells the story of a Zen Buddhist teacher Dogen Zenji who was a leading religious figure 750 years ago, during the Kamakura period. After losing his mother, he decides to perform the ascetic training in China to become a Buddhist teacher. One summer morning, enlightened Dogen returns to Japan and devotes himself as an evangelist of the new Buddhism. But the new form was unacceptable and a community begins taking steps to suppress. . .