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The film is told in three acts, beginning with a historical background of Japan's student movement of the 1960s and early 1970s, mostly using archive footage and a narrator. The second act follows the formation of the group to their mountain training camps in the southern Japanese Alps. It emphasizes the dogmatic (and eventually hypocritical) bullying of the group by Mori and Nagata, with 12 membe...

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Directed by

Kōji Wakamatsu

Runtime

190 minutes

Country

Japan

Language

Japanese

Cast

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