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Sweet Bean

2015-05-30 | Drama
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Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayaki pastries filled with sweet red bean paste (“an”). When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. She will soon prove to have magic in her hands…
Director: Naomi Kawase
Stars: Kirin Kiki, Masatoshi Nagase

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7 wins 14 nominations
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    Un Certain Regard Award

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  • Asia Pacific Screen Awards

    Best Performance by an Actress

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On October 18, 2021, there were 3818 public reaction to Sweet Bean including distinctive directing, subtle directing, less effective, leaving bitter taste, copy and paste.
Sweet Bean won 2015 Asia Pacific Screen Awards, 2015 Cork International Film Festival, 2015 Haifa International Film Festival, 2015 Hochi Film Awards, 2015 São Paulo International Film Festival, 2015 Valladolid International Film Festival, 2015 Valletta Film Festival.
The genre of Sweet Bean is Drama.
The release date of Sweet Bean is May 30, 2015.
The director of Sweet Bean is Naomi Kawase.
Sentaro runs a small bakery that serves dorayaki pastries filled with sweet red bean paste (“an”). When an old lady, Tokue, offers to help in the kitchen he reluctantly accepts. She will soon prove to have magic in her hands….
The revenue of Sweet Bean was 124,518 USD.
The runtime of Sweet Bean is 113 minutes.
The casts of Sweet Bean are Kirin Kiki starring as Tokue, Masatoshi Nagase starring as Sentarô, Kyara Uchida starring as Wakana, Miki Mizuno starring as Wakana's mother, Etsuko Ichihara starring as Yoshiko, Miyoko Asada starring as Shop Owner's Wife.
On October 18, 2021, the IMDB rating of Sweet Bean is 7.4/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 85/100, Metacritic rating is 60/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.