Spot"Departures"

Sakata City prepares a map of shooting locations of "Departures," a film which received the Academy Award in the category of best foreign language film of the year of the 81st Academy Awards in 2008. The set of the film’s "NK Agent Office" is reproduced in the old restaurant Obata. In front of the building, footprints are marked and you can have your photo taken at the same angle of as that of Daigo, the lead character, in a famous scene of the film. The scene in which Daigo plays the cello against the backdrop of Mount Chokai was shot on the bank of the Gakko River in Yuza town at the foot of Mount Chokai. A chair is placed there and you can sit down for a photo.

"Departures"

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Sakata city, Yamagata

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山形県酒田市

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0234-24-2233

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