Night and Fog in Japan
Nagisa Oshima / JP, 1960 / 107 min.
Former comrades from the Communist youth movement ruthlessly settle scores with one another during the wedding of one of them. Oshima's radical, visually daring film was seen as subversive at the time.
Nihon no yoru to kiri
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