By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Tokyo court fines paper for pirated film images

In a case that may set a legal precedent, Tokyo District Court ordered Kodansha Publishing to pay the producers of Isao Morimoto's Ichigensan, a film about a cross-cultural love affair set in Kyoto, $46,290 (Y5.6m) for copyright violations.

Restricted Content

Registration is required to read the entire article and to gain access to other restricted areas of the website

This content is for registered users only

To check that you are registered please enter your email address below

Our records show you are already a registered user. Please sign-in with your password...

By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Not a Screen International subscriber?

Sign up today for immediate and complete access to ScreenDaily.com and Screen International magazine for as little as £19.95 a month!

newsletter+promo