About

This documentary was five years in the making, and revolves around 62-year-old Okuzaki Kenzo, a survivor of the battlefields of New Guinea in World War II who gained notoriety by slingshooting steel pinballs at Emperor Showa to protest against what he considered to be the ruler's war crimes. Setting out to conduct interviews with survivors and relatives, he finds the truth of the past to be elusiv...

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Directed by

Kazuo Hara

Runtime

122 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Lists

#686 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?