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You only get your golden anniversary once, and Haruomi Hosono has been making the most of his. Basking in some belated international acclaim, the 72-year-old musician has had a whirlwind year, releasing a reinterpretation of his debut LP, playing his first-ever solo U.S. shows and holding his own music festival and exhibition in Tokyo.

The anniversary package wouldn’t be complete without a documentary, and so we have “No Smoking,” directed with diligence but little flair by NHK producer Taketoshi Sado.

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