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11/25 THE DAY MISHIMA CHOSE HIS OWN FATE
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11.25 JIKETSU NO HI, MISHIMA YUKIO TO WAKAMONOTACHI

(11/25 THE DAY MISHIMA CHOSE HIS OWN FATE)

Directed by : Koji WAKAMATSU

Year of production : 2011 Country : JAPAN Length : 120 minutes

Synopsis

"If we value so highly the dignity of life, how can we not also value the dignity of death No death may be called futile." - Yukio Mishima

On November 25th 1970, a man committed ritual suicide inside the Tokyo headquarters of the Japanese Ministry of Defence, leaving behind a legacy of masterpieces and a controversy that echoes to this day. The man was Yukio Mishima, one of Japan’s greatest and most celebrated novelists. With four members of his own private army - the Tatenokai - Mishima had taken the commandant hostage and called upon the assembled military outside the Ministry to overthrow their society and restore the powers of the Emperor. When the soldiers mocked and jeered Mishima, he cut short his speech and withdrew to the commandant’s office where he committed seppuku - the sam

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MISHIMA (11/25 THE DAY MISHIMA CHOSE HIS OWN FATE) by Koji WAKAMATSU

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MISHIMA (11/25 THE DAY MISHIMA CHOSE HIS OWN FATE) by Koji WAKAMATSU

Credits

Koji WAKAMATSU - Director

Koji WAKAMATSU - Script / Dialogue

Masayuki KAKEGAWA - Script / Dialogue

Tomohiko TSUJI - Cinematography

Fumio ITABASHI - Music

Kumiko SAKAMOTO - Film Editor

Noriyoshi YOSHIDA - Sound

film poster © DR

Contacts

Production

WAKAMATSU PRODUCTION - 5-12-17 Sendagaya,Shibuya-ku,TOKYO - T: +81-3-3341-7328 - http://www.wakamatsukoji.org


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French press

MATHILDE INCERTI - T: 33 0608787660


International press

PHIL SYMES & RONALDO MOURAO
PHIL SYMES & RONALDO MOURAO - festival@theprcontact.com


International sales

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