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Japanese Summer: Double Suicide

  • 1967
  • Japan
  • 98 min
  • 18
  • Directed by: Nagisa Oshima
  • Cast: Keiko Sakurai, Kei Sato

Rare screening of this stylised criminal-underworld story centring on a suicidal gangster and a love-hungry woman.

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Nagisa Oshima retrospective at Edinburgh Filmhouse

2 Sep 2009

The Pensive Provocateur

A complex figure making sense of a complex, still defeated post-war Japanese society, Nagisa Oshima’s career coincided with the French Nouvelle Vague, and he has proved over the years as provocative a filmmaker as any that came out of France at the end…

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