CastToshiyuki Nagashima Release dateAugust 19, 1978 WriterToshiya Fujita, Kyohei Nakaoka NominationsJapan Academy Prize for Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Similar moviesPanic High School (1978)
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Kaerazaru hibi(Japanese: 帰らざる日々 "Days Not Returning") is a 1978 Japanese film directed by Toshiya Fujita.
The story of a high school boy (Toshiyuki Nagashima) in Tokyo returning to his home town of Nagano upon the death of his father.
Jun Etō as Ryuzo Kuroiwa
Toshiyuki Nagashima as Tatsuo Nozaki
Mayumi Asano as Makiko Takemura
Kaori Takeda as Yumi Hira
Kaerazaru hibi was nominated for the Award of the Japanese Academy in 1979 for Best Director and Best Screenplay. Director Toshiya Fujita won the Readers' Choice Award given by Kinema Junpo in 1979 as Best Japanese Film Director for the film.
3rd Hochi Film Awards
Won: Best Newcomer - Toshiyuki Nagashima
The film was released by Nikkatsu on DVD August 6, 2004.